One of the new and exciting feature being released with OJS 3.1 is the REST API. This innovation has the potential to unlock several new opportunities for OJS users. The API will offer great flexibility and ease OJS integration with other platforms.
The members of the group identified the following goals:
- Improve the existing token based authentication by implementing JSON Web Tokens (JWT)
- Identify a reliable architecture / pattern to allow plugins to extend API functionality
- Put together a document outline requirements for OMP API