LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Omron Healthcare, Inc., the market leader in heart health technology, today announced the release of the Omron Application Program Interface (API) and invited mobile app developers to participate in open-source collaboration.
With the open API, developers can connect to and interact with Omron APIs using HTTPS-based request/response scenario-supported programming language and platforms. To build a productive environment of collaboration, developers are now able to access and integrate valuable, multidimensional data on market and technology advancements from Omron.
"Omron's mission is a world with zero heart attacks and strokes," said Ranndy Kellogg, president and chief executive officer of Omron Healthcare, Inc. "We know that in a digital age, achieving that mission means making technology for heart health more mobile, more connected and more responsive to consumer lifestyles than ever before. By opening our API, we invite developers to help change behaviors to promote heart health."
In order to access the API, end users must create an account for Omron Wellness, which will then send data to any partner app connected through the API via a cloud data transfer.
Omron's open API for native and client-side applications features OAuth 2.0 protocol, Open ID Connect, secure communication between platforms, free access to Omron's staging and production environments and on-demand polling and pulling of data.
The API will be compatible with the following Omron products: BP761N, BP761CANN, BP786N, BP786CANN, BP653, BP654, HJ-327Tbulk, HJ-323U, HJ-342U, HJ-322U, and HJ-720ITC.
The open API will be conducted in accordance with Omron's privacy policies and protections. To learn more about the Omron API please visit OmronHealthcare.com/API.
About Omron Healthcare, Inc.
Omron Healthcare, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and distributor of personal wellness products. Omron's market-leading products include home blood pressure monitors and electrotherapy devices. Since Omron invented its first blood pressure monitors nearly 40 years ago, the company has been passionate about empowering people to take charge of their health at home through precise technology. Helping people improve their ability to live a healthier life is the heart and soul of Omron's purpose. For more information, visit OmronHealthcare.com.
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