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For Application Developers Only

This page provides information about incorporating caDSR API functionality into applications outside of caDSR. Technical expertise is required.

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At a Glance Details
  • Version Number and Release Date: 4.1.8 May 21, 2019
  • Primary Audience: Developers
  • Installation Level: Advanced; technical team required for installation
  • System Requirements: Refer to Legacy caDSR Technology Dependency Matrix.

Tool Overview

The caDSR API provides a JAVA API and a REST-like (XML-HTTP) API. A convenient way to become familiar with the caDSR APIs is through the caDSR API. The three packages in the caDSR API include:

  • caDSR domain model, the principal caDSR API, is based on the ISO 11179 information model as extended to capture caDSR semantics.
  • caDSR UML project model presents a UML Model view of the underlying caDSR metadata. The API objects are mapped to a set of materialized views in the underlying database.
  • Freestyle Search (or "fuzzy" search) engine performs weighted semantic searches on the content of Administered Items in the caDSR.

    Freestyle Search Merged Into caDSR APIs

    The Freestyle Search is packaged as an API and also includes a sample UI accessible from a web browser.


FAQs, Forum and Support

Getting Support

If you need assistance, contact the CBIIT Application Support Team:

Presentations, Demos and Other Materials

Documentation and Training

To install the API Client, see the Overview chapter of the caDSR API 4.1.x Guide.

See caDSR Database and Tools for a complete list of caDSR tools.

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