Link IoT Edge allows you to manage the devices that are connected to the gateway by using the edge API. For example, you can query devices, set device properties, and subscribe to device events.
The port number that provides external services for the edge API is
9999. All API operations support one-way HTTPS authentication.
List of API operations by function
API operation Description CreateAuthCookie Creates an authentication cookie. DeleteAuthCookie Deletes an authentication cookie.
- Device management
API operation Description ListThings Queries devices and their status. SetThingProperties Sets device properties. GetThingProperties Obtains device properties. CallThingServices Invokes a service on a device. BulkActions Performs batch API operations on devices.
- Function Compute
API operation Description InvokeFunction Calls a specified function.