Maximo has always had web services that are available for use was limited to XML but now recently in Maximo 7.5, IBM has expanded it’s capabilities to work with JSON data. What is JSON? Just like XML, it is a universal human readable format that most applications can read. JSON is short for Javscript Object Notation (Wiki). If you are a programmer like myself, you probably like to work more with JSON than XML, or mabye that’s just me.
In this tutorial, I will walk you through retrieving data as well as sending data to Maximo REST web services.