Digital Government Strategy: Milestone 2.1 for Customer-Facing Systems (APIs)
|System Name||System Description||Scope||Main Customers||Primary UII (Existing Investment)||Primary UII (New Investment Only)|
|OPDS Catalog of Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS)||OPDS Catalog of Foreign Relations of the United States Series. This web API allows 3rd party web and application developers to integrate the live catalog into their products. It also lets end users manually add the catalog to applications that support the standard that our API is based on.||Both||U.S. citizens, civil society organizations, the Congress, U.S. Government agencies, foreign governments||014-XXXXXXXXX--New Investment for FY 2014 Budget|
|aoprals.state.gov||Foreign Travel Per Diem rates||Both||U.S. citizens, civil society organizations, the Congress, U.S. Government agencies||014-XXXXXXXXX--New Investment for FY 2014 Budget|
Customer Engagement Approach
To meet the Digital Government Strategy deadline for proposed customer engagement, state.gov will include a custom question in its random, pop-up survey. The question will ask:
Q: Application Programming Interfaces, or APIs, allow for sharing data between applications. Content that is created in one place can be dynamically posted and updated in multiple locations on the web. What information from the U.S. State Department would you find useful for us to make available via web APIs?