Both SOAP and REST API can used for managing our solutions. Refer to the relevant guides to learn more.
The newest versions of Business Central use the OData v4 standard to provide REST webservice APIs.
The base application in the ERP system comes with a sizeable set of APIs, and NPRetail adds many additional APIs on top, intended for NaviPartner's modules.
Read the Microsoft documentation for an introduction to Business Central APIs, authorization options and tips & tricks:
- Getting started developing connect apps for Dynamics 365 Business Central
- Tips for working with the APIs
- Using filters with API calls
Refer to the technical reference of the base ERP APIs developed by Microsoft.
NaviPartner APIs are grouped into various domains/modules. An OpenAPI API sandbox is maintained for each, and you can either explore them directly from your browser or import them into your favorite software that supports OpenAPI 3.
NaviPartner uses SOAP API for retrieving tickets and ticket-related data in the Entertainment solution. Other entities in the Entertainment module can also be managed via SOAP API, and will be further explained in the coming period.