Initiate Workflow through Maximo REST API

This entry is part of 7 in the series Maximo REST API

This entry is part of 7 in the series Maximo REST APIBruno has a great post about the many different ways to initiate a workflow and one of the examples is using the REST API.  If you aren’t too familiar with HTTP requests then his example might not be clear enough.  So here is how you can […]

Exclusive Look: Maximo REST web service API

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Maximo REST API

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Maximo REST APIHere is an exclusive look at what I’ve found within Maximo’s integration framework.  You won’t find this anywhere else on the web as this stuff is not documented by IBM for Maximo.  The REST API can be found in Maximo versions 7.1.1.6 and […]

Query data with the Maximo REST API

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Maximo REST API

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Maximo REST APIThe Maximo REST API is something really cool and really useful.  I am spent a little time playing with it and it’s much easier to use than the MIF web services and SOAP.  Although the integration framework is still useful in terms of […]

Creating a work order with Maximo’s REST API framework

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Maximo REST API

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Maximo REST APIIn a previous tutorial, querying data use the REST API framework is fairly straight forward and much easier to use than WSDL web services.  Now the question is, how do we update or create new records using this API?  This tutorial will show […]

Create a work order and add labor hours with Maximo REST

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Maximo REST API

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Maximo REST APIYou can already create a new work order with REST but it’s useless if you can’t add labor hours to it right?  This tutorial will show you how to setup the MXWO object structure to be able to add LABTRANS records at the same […]

Retrieving and Posting data to Maximo REST Web Services

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Maximo REST API

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Maximo REST APIMaximo 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 […]

Add Work Log to SR through Maximo REST API

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Maximo REST API

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Maximo REST APIHere is a common issue regarding how to add a work log to an SR record through the Maximo REST API. One of the biggest issue or error message is this: Error 400: commlog#ownerNull which is also noted here in our forum.  This […]