27.0 REST Services

eDirectory incorporates several REST APIs that enable various features of eDirectory to be accessed via REST web services. Using the APIs, you can invoke any request to get the respective response from the eDirectory server. REST web services can be deployed as Docker container. For more information, refer to the below diagram depicting the architecture of the REST web services for eDirectory:

Figure 27-1 Architecture of REST Web Services with eDirectory

NOTE:eDirectory REST services use OAUTH2 protocol to provide authentication with One SSO Provider (OSP).

This document tells you how to perform the following tasks: