Use the following guidelines when sending requests using the Oracle Internet of Things (IoT) Asset Monitoring Cloud Service REST API.
Access the Oracle IoT Cloud Service REST resources using the URL structure convention described in Conventions.
Roles and Security
Clients making requests to the Oracle IoT Asset Monitoring Cloud Service REST API resources must be members of pre-defined roles that have sufficient privileges to invoke the desired REST API resource. The roles are described in Understand Oracle IoT Cloud Service Roles and User Accounts.
You can perform basic CRUD operations (Create, Read, Update, and Delete) on your Oracle IoT Asset Monitoring Cloud Service instance using standard HTTP method requests, as summarized in the following table.
||Retrieve information about a resource.|
||Create or update a resource.|
||Update the a resource.|
||Delete a resource.|
Currently, the only media type supported by the Oracle IoT Asset Monitoring Cloud Service REST API is
All requests to the Oracle IoT Asset Monitoring Cloud Service REST API must include the following headers that are passed in the header section of the HTTP request or response.
||Media type of the body of the request. Required for POST and PUT requests. Currently, only the
|| Media type of the body of the response. Required for GET requests. Any value other than
Use compression on the Oracle IoT Asset Monitoring Cloud Service REST resource request and response for improved performance. To use compression, include one of the following HTTP headers in the request: