Does Ruckus Cloud supports REST API?

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I'm looking into the alternative for our existing customer, who is using Cisco Meraki. And one of the use case requires user creation via RESTful API. Is there any programmable way to accomplish that?
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Shogo Kobayashi

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Phal, Employee

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Dear Shogo,
Not yet. Let us know what your top use cases are for using the restful APis (you mentioned user creations - as in - admin users or guest users?). If you want to use Cloudpath with Rucksu Cloud, Cloudpath allows APIs to create users today and they will work well with Ruckus Cloud. 

thanks
Phal
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 Currently, North bound APIs are available from Ruckus Cloud to facilitate external captive portal integration to a third-party captive portal vendor. See link https://support.ruckuswireless.com/documents/2403-configuring-ruckus-cloud-wi-fi-hotspot-wispr-api-r...
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Derek Maxson

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I can't understand how a cloud product doesn't have APIs.  APIs shouldn't be the frosting on the cake but the ingredients essential to a good cake.
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Phal, Employee

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Derek,

Later this year! But...is there couple of specific APIs you are interested in urgently? I can check on that. Confg/monitoring/alarms? 

Thanks
Phal
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Derek Maxson

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Thanks for asking!!!!  The API that we require is:   clients/_operations/get-clients-info2

which is used to populate the users view in Cloud.
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Derek Maxson

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I will add, we use the following interfaces on the other platforms:

On ZD: we use the CLI: wlaninfo -S -V
On SZ: we use the API: /operational/client
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Phal, Employee

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Thanks Derek. I will get back to you offline (I have your contact :)). I have an idea. Cheers. Phal
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Derek Maxson

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I look forward to hearing from you!  Thanks!!