The Cloud Monitor API

Our API mashes the data and functionality of all of our services into one application interface, ready for you to easily integrate into any of your services or systems.

What is the Nimsoft Cloud Monitor API?

The Nimsoft Cloud Monitor "Application Programming Interface" (API) makes it possible to access and interact with the data and functions of other Nimsoft Cloud Monitor services, as well as integrate them into other software. You may want to consider using the Nimsoft Cloud Monitor API to import and manipulate our data into your own systems if you need the freedom to do more than just view the Nimsoft Cloud Monitor data and charts. Utilizing the API, registered Nimsoft Cloud Monitor users can:

  • Integrate Nimsoft Cloud Monitor services into their backend systems
  • Seamlessly offer and package Nimsoft Cloud Monitor website monitoring as part of their service
  • Deliver special requirements

The Nimsoft Cloud Monitor API in action

Examples

www.just-ping.com powered by Nimsoft Cloud Monitor Nimsoft Cloud Monitor Checkpoints, mapped onto Google maps using our API

How the API works

  • The majority of API calls require a Nimsoft Cloud Monitor account. The number of calls is rate-limited on a daily basis. However, some calls can be executed anonymously.
  • The Nimsoft Cloud Monitor API is a RESTful interface returning XML or JSON objects.
  • See the latest version of Nimsoft Cloud Monitor endpoint
  • Detailed documentation on each call can be found by following the links in the endpoint table above, or by having "?doc" as the only parameter for any of the calls of the Nimsoft Cloud Monitor API.
  • The Nimsoft Cloud Monitor API documentation includes an example of a typical sequence of calls.

API Features

  • Easy to integrate
  • RESTful interface returning XML or JSON objects
  • Ability to:
    • Retrieve historical monitoring results and alter logs
    • Set up, activate, modify, or remove site monitoring rules
    • Create or delete sub-accounts, folders and contacts
    • Perform a check of your site from one of the Nimsoft Cloud Monitor worldwide monitoring stations
    • Send a text message from one of the many Nimsoft Cloud Monitor SMS gateways
    • Perform a traceroute from one of the Nimsoft Cloud Monitor monitoring stations to an IP address of your choice.
    • Find where a certain host is located (IP to location)

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Visit apidoc.watchmouse.com/ to read more about the Nimsoft Cloud Monitor API and api.cloudmonitor.nimsoft.com/ to obtain details of the endpoint.

See the available API credits for each of the Nimsoft Cloud Monitor products here cloudmonitor.nimsoft.com/en/compare_plans.php