Using Zoom APIs Version 2 with Postman

Using Zoom APIs Version 2 with Postman

Postman is the most complete toolchain for API development and testing. It’s many features like importing collections and setting up environments makes it easy to get started with testing a third party API. In this post we will walk through the fastest way to setup and play around with Zoom’s APIs in Postman. First make …

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New for Zoom Rooms: Custom Automation

New for Zoom Rooms: Custom Automation

Zoom Rooms now feature the Zoom Rooms Control System API (ZR-CSAPI), a CLI-based API that allows an external automation controller to fully control a Zoom Room via an SSH connection.  The ZR-CSAPI is intended for Audio/Video integrators who install custom conference room solutions. For these installations, integrators program a central automation controller that has complete …

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“Alexa, ask Zoom to start a meeting” – writing your adaptor using ZR API

“Alexa, ask Zoom to start a meeting” – writing your adaptor using ZR API

Before we jump into the adaptor code, let’s get our development environment setup. Once you are comfortable with the Alexa skill creation process, you will soon find it difficult to use the AWS lambda built-in editors for real time coding and debugging. We have two basic needs: Run the code in our environment and not …

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“Alexa, ask Zoom to start a meeting” – Skill Adaptor

“Alexa, ask Zoom to start a meeting” – Skill Adaptor

In the first blog, we went through the basics of Alexa voice assistant. Let’s take a deep dive into how to get your adaptor up and running in few simple steps: Create a Lambda function (for the adaptor) in AWS Add a new skill, configure and provision the interaction model in Alexa developers console Test …

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“Alexa, ask Zoom to start a meeting” – Alexa for Developers

“Alexa, ask Zoom to start a meeting” – Alexa for Developers

We have been working closely with our friends at Amazon Alexa team over the last few months and it’s just incredible what they have built so far with Alexa voice. We want to show you how simple and easy it is to create an Alexa integration with Zoom using both the stacks. We are going …

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Integrating Zoom with an EMR platform

Integrating Zoom with an EMR platform

We have seen significant traction in the last few months with several of our large health care customers using Zoom to integrate with their EMR platform to launch Tele-visits between the providers and patients.  Our platform offers simple and robust Tele-health APIs to create a seamless integration with existing EMR platform. More important than the …

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API Authentication Frameworks

API Authentication Frameworks

As we move our APIs to version 2 and launch an app marketplace, we looked at some robust options for authentication and authorization. Our current model of account based API authentication using an API key pair (API key and API secret that gets generated and assigned for every Zoom account) has some inherent issues. Let’s …

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A Brief Look at Zoom Account Structures

A Brief Look at Zoom Account Structures

We get frequent questions about Zoom account models since the APIs are built around it. It will be helpful as developers to understand how this works internally. Every Zoom account is identified through an account id that is generated when the account is created. There are two types of accounts that can be created in …

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Using Zoom APIs Version 1 with Postman

Using Zoom APIs Version 1 with Postman

You can view the guide on how to use postman with Zoom API Version 2 here Postman is the most complete toolchain for API development and testing. It’s many features like importing collections and setting up environments makes it easy to get started with testing a third party API. In this post we will walk …

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Zoom API OpenAPI Specification

Zoom API OpenAPI Specification

“The Open API Initiative (OAI) was created by a consortium of forward-looking industry experts who recognize the immense value of standardizing on how REST APIs are described. As an open governance structure under the Linux Foundation, the OAI is focused on creating, evolving and promoting a vendor neutral description format. SmartBear Software is donating the …

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Node.js Library for Zoom API

Node.js Library for Zoom API

Release Announcing the release of the Zoom API Library for Node.js. Utilizing the node library allows for rapid development in your Node.js applications. Getting Started You can view the the source code on GitHub. Getting started is as easy as installing any other node package. npm install zoomus After installing the package all you need …

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Announcing New Documentation for Zoom API

Announcing New Documentation for Zoom API

Layout Today we are happy to announce the release of our new documentation for the Zoom API. You can view our new documentation hosted on GitHub. This redesign includes many new developer friendly enhancements. First, a single page document with a 3 column layout; a navigation column, a detailed description column and an examples column. …

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