What is an API?

Profound API provides an interface for REST APIs.  A REST API is a method of making a routine (any callable piece of logic) available to be called either locally or over a network via the HTTP protocol.  This is typically used for code that performs a task, such as:

Without a tool like Profound API to manage your REST APIs, they can become outdated, lost, or unused.


Profound API provides tools to avoid those concerns by allowing people to: