This preface describes the document accessibility features and conventions used in this guide—REST API for Oracle Platform Security Services.


This document is intended for software developers and architects who are interested in using Oracle Platform Security Services (OPSS) through a RESTful API. The audience must already be familiar with OPSS to use this guide.

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The following text conventions are used in this document:

Convention Meaning


Boldface type indicates graphical user interface elements associated with an action, or terms defined in text or the glossary.


Italic type indicates book titles, emphasis, or placeholder variables for which you supply particular values.


Monospace type indicates commands within a paragraph, URLs, code in examples, text that appears on the screen, or text that you enter.