Authentication

The Tocsin Data API uses API keys to authenticate requests. You can view and manage your API keys in the Tocsin Data Dashboard. Test mode secret keys have the prefix test_ and live mode secret keys have the no prefix. Your API keys carry many privileges, so be sure to keep them secure! Do not share your secret API keys in publicly accessible areas such as GitHub, client-side code, and so forth. Authentication to the API is performed via HTTP … Continue reading “Authentication”

Introduction

The Tocsin Data API is organised around REST. Our API has predictable resource-oriented URLs, accepts form-encoded request bodies, returns JSON encoded responses, and uses standard HTTP response codes, and authentication. You can use the Tocsin Data API in test mode, which does not affect your live data or interact with the data networks. The API key you use to authenticate the request determines whether the request is live mode or test mode. The Tocsin Data API differs for every account … Continue reading “Introduction”