Leverage the full potential of IBM Connections by integrating the product into your existing environment. This can be achieved either inside-out or outside-in by taking advantage of the REST-API capabilities of IBM Connections. While this sounds easy in the first place the API has many pitfalls and lacks good documentation. This session covers how to start with the REST-API and what the difference is between OpenSocial, CMIS and standard calls. I will also point out some major pitfalls and provide Tips & Tricks and best practises and all of that based on live coding examples!