APIC CLI

See Working with the API Connect Developer Toolkit for details and reference documentation.

The API Connect Developer Toolkit provides a visual designer and a set of command-line tools for augmenting the local API create experience and to make it easy for developers to interact with API Connect clouds in Bluemix and on premises.

The toolkit includes the following features:

  • API Designer: A visual tool for creating, testing, and publishing APIs and applications.

  • API Explorer: A visual tool for exploring and testing APIs.

  • Loopback: A highly-extensible, open-source Node.js framework for quickly creating dynamic end-to-end REST APIs.

  • Micro Gateway: A gateway to support unit testing of policies to secure and enforce APIs as part of the local development experience.

  • The apic CLI: A set of commands to augment the local API create experience and for publishing APIs and applications to API Connect clouds in Bluemix and on premises.

Installation

$ npm install -g apiconnect