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April 4, 2013
Learn about Open Authorization (OAuth).
Using OAuth for IBM SmartCloud for Social Business API authorization
SmartCloud for Social Business uses the Open Authorization (OAuth) protocol for API access. OAuth is a protocol that provides a way for company applications to interact with APIs on the behalf of users without knowing their authentication credentials.
Differences between OAuth 1.0a and 2.0 in IBM SmartCloud for Social Business
SmartCloud for Social Business supports both Open Authorization (OAuth) 1.0a and 2.0. The main usage differences are listed here.
OAuth 1.0a APIs for web server flow
™ for Social Business supports and works with Open Authorization (OAuth) 1.0a.
OAuth 2.0 APIs for web server flow
for Social Business supports Open Authorization (OAuth) 2.0.
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