Tag: api

16 Jan 2015 · by Adrien Loison
As the world becomes more and more data-oriented, access to the right information is critical. Most of the tools we use to gather data are good at it, but they're not designed to process it. That's why specialized software—like Microsoft Excel or LibreOffice—is so popular. No matter where your data...
16 Nov 2014 · by Kathleen Estreich
Box View enables developers to create the most elegant content experiences on the web and mobile. To showcase the interesting ways developers are integrating Box View into their applications, we have created a blog series with our customers to highlight their use cases and implementations of the...
15 Jun 2014 · by Kathleen Estreich
Box View enables developers to create the most elegant content experiences on the web and mobile. To showcase the interesting ways developers are integrating Box View into their applications, we are kicking off a blog series with our customers to highlight their use cases and implementations of the...
21 May 2014
In a continued effort to help our customers build their user-centric IT strategy, we’re happy to announce the release of our advanced search API. This new API allows customers to hone their searches with many different parameters, dramatically improving how information is found and used by users...
13 Nov 2013 · by Peter Rexer
We often get asked about how Box decided to build our OAuth2 implementation. Whenever we build new services, we have to strike the right balance between ensuring enterprise grade security while also making our platform simple and easy to build on for developers. Balancing those two desires can...
13 Oct 2013 · by Rory Paap
Whether you're a seasoned developer, a novice developer, or someone that's just starting to understand what an API is or how they can be used, you can benefit from Postman. Postman is a great plugin in Chrome to begin to get familiar with Box’s Content & View API. That's why we took the vast...
30 Sep 2013 · by Kathleen Estreich
To better support our developer community, we launched a new and improved v2 version of the Content API in December of last year. At that time, we announced that we would be deprecating v1 of the API on December 13, 2013. This deadline is fast approaching, so we have created a migration guide to...
16 Sep 2013 · by Ryan Damico
Today at BoxWorks Developer Day, we announced a beta version of the new View API. The View API is a set of technologies that converts PDF and Office documents into easily embeddable HTML, which looks beautiful on both web and mobile devices. This technology is the latest iteration of what was...
15 Sep 2013 · by Ted Blosser
At BoxWorks 2013, we showcased how we’re adding context to your content on Box with metadata. Metadata is important for developers building integrations on our platform and for the millions of individuals and businesses that use Box every day. The underlying technology allows developers to add key:...
11 Sep 2013 · by Indy Sen
With less than a week away from BoxWorks Developer Day, I want to take a minute to tell you why our team is excited about our second annual developer conference taking place on Tuesday September 17th at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. Last year, Developer Day was focused on enterprise...
26 Jun 2013 · by Simon Tan
We’re excited to be at the Microsoft //build/ conference this week to talk about all the great ways Windows developers can quickly and easily build enterprise-ready applications on top of Box. Our CEO Aaron Levie was on stage today during the morning keynote with Satya Nadella, President of...
05 Jun 2013 · by Chris Yeh
If you follow Box at all, you know that we care a lot about our platform and what it can deliver to developers. That is, we spend a lot of time and effort on our APIs, our ever-growing base of third party developers and Box OneCloud, our ecosystem of mobile apps integrated with Box. I'm pleased to...
05 Jun 2013 · by Joel Bailon
Here at Box, we’re committed to providing our developer community with the right tools, the right programs and access to the right customers to help them succeed in the new era of enterprise software. In March 2012, we announced Box OneCloud, our ecosystem of third-party mobile applications that...
02 Apr 2013 · by Aniket Patil
Server-side error handling and communication are major, often under-appreciated components in designing a REST API. Most API developers spend their time on everything else involved in getting a REST API done right — from debating which resources need to be exposed through the API, to getting the...
13 Dec 2012 · by Chris Yeh
2012 has been an amazing ride for the Box platform, and I’m excited to announce that we’re ending the year on a high note with the general availability of the Box v2 API. First released back in April in beta, we’ve made tremendous strides to bring our partners, developers and customers a simple,...
04 Sep 2012 · by Brian Dirking
Did you know Box is more than just a service for sharing and collaboration? If you’re eager to learn about our feature-rich platform, Chris Yeh, our VP of Platform will host a webinar tomorrow to provide an in-depth overview. In upcoming sessions, we’ll focus on specific enterprise integrations, so...
09 Aug 2012 · by Chris Yeh
BoxWorks is approaching rapidly, and those of us on the platform team couldn’t be more excited about Developer Day. Not just because we love talking about our API (we really do), but because we know that some of our customers don’t yet know how our platform can make their experience with Box even...
24 Apr 2012 · by Peter Rexer
Why a V2 API? At Box, we're focused on making it possible for customers and partners to more quickly and seamlessly integrate Box's functionality into their own applications.  Part of that is taking stock of what's happening outside of Box and how it affects our users.  More people...
03 Oct 2011 · by Peter Rexer
For anyone who's ever thought about hooking up their application to Box for Cloud file storage for their users, be it your own homegrown iPad app, or a portal on the company intranet, the Box APIs are your ticket to getting all the features and functionality that you've come to expect from the Box...
05 Jun 2011 · by Alex Willen
Our team is always excited to talk to developers, which is why we're so thrilled when we get to invite people to Box HQ for tech talks and developer meetups. Thanks to the support of the Silicon Valley community, meetups are now becoming an almost weekly occurrence at Box. Just last week, we were...