Rogers Catalyst

 

Resources

Rogers Catalyst Documentation and Guidelines

Document

Description

Sample Code

How To Guide

A high level view of the Rogers Catalyst program and how to get started. A Guide from initial registration through to promoting your first project to production.

 

Code of Conduct

Developers Code of Conduct guideline as referenced in the Rogers Catalyst Vendor agreement. If you will be using these APIs in your product or service you must read and understand this document.

 

Developer Resources

Overview of the various APIs and the protocols available. If you have questions about which API to use or which Protocol, you need to read this document.

 

Common Information Guide

Overview of common requirements for using the Rogers Catalyst APIs. If you are going to develop applications using Rogers Catalyst APIs you need to read this document.

  Common WSDL

Enhanced User Profile API

Enhanced User Profile (EUP) API allows third-party applications to access Rogers’ subscriber profile information using either customer telephone number (ctn) or IMSI. The API returns the subscriber’s class of service (COS),mobile phone number and some other attributes.

 

Location Services Guidelines

Overview of best practices for developers who want to use the network based location API to access a user's location. This guide outlines developer responsibilities regarding privacy and location lookup. If you are using the Location API you must read this document.

 

Prescribed Architecture Guideline

Straightforward guide to defining the architecture of your service as it relates to the Rogers Catalyst APIs. If you are going to develop applications using Rogers Catalyst APIs you need to read this document.

 

Invoice Presentation Guidelines

This guide outlines the various data elements that must be provided by the developer when using the payment API and how they will appear on the invoice. If you are using the Payment API must read this document.

 

Basic User Profile REST API

Basic User Profile API enables a third party to determine of the user is an active Rogers or Fido subscriber.

 

Basic User Profile SOAP API

Basic User Profile API enables a third party to determine of the user is an active Rogers or Fido subscriber.

 

Location REST API

Location Services API enables a third party to request geographic position of a subscriber using network based positioning methods. Must be used in conjunction with the Privacy REST API. This REST API is the equivalent to the OneAPI Location API version 0.91

 

Location SOAP API

Location Services API enables a third party to request geographic position of a subscriber using network based positioning methods. Must be used in conjunction with the Privacy REST API.

  LBS WSDL

Privacy REST API

Privacy API enables a third party to ask an end user for permission to retrieve their location from the network. Must be used in conjunction with the Location API (SOAP or REST)

 

SMS REST API

SMS API enables a third party to send and receive SMS messages via a network based API. This REST API is the equivalent to the OneAPI SMS API version 0.91

 

SMS SOAP API

SMS API enables a third party to send and receive SMS messages via a network based API.

  SMS WSDL

Payment SOAP API

The Payment API enables authorized third parties to charge services to a subscriber invoice. This document should be used in conjunction with the Payment API Usage Guidelines and the Invoice Presentation Guidelines


  PSE Payment WSDL


Rogers Business Building Resources

Site Name

Description

Rogers Ventures

Rogers Ventures is a new source of early-stage funding located in Toronto. We believe and invest in great people with great ideas. Our focus is on next generation digital media, financial services, cloud computing and machine to machine technologies, all enabled by broadband wireline and wireless technology. To learn more, please visit Rogers Ventures website.

Rogers Incubator

For expert tips and advice, and a wealth of articles and resources to stay ahead of the ever-changing tech curve, please come see what's developing now in Rogers Incubator.

Rogers Business Resource Centre

Rogers Business Resource Centre contains valuable case studies, white papers and tip sheets for small, medium and enterprise business to help grow your business.

Machine to Machine

Looking to implement a M2M solution with Rogers? At Rogers, we combine our world-standard (GSM/GPRS/EDGE/HSDPA) wireless network with hardware from our best-of-breed partners to wirelessly enable M2M solutions. Find out how to develop your solution and bring it to market with Rogers by visiting the Rogers M2M Connected Community.

The Rogers Data Alliance Program

Rogers commits to offering best in class, innovative, wireless data solutions to address the needs of our customers. Our Data Alliance members play an essential role in developing and delivering these powerful solutions. The goal of the Rogers Data Alliance Program is to attract best-in-breed technology organizations as Alliance Members, and enable them to be successful in their relationship with Rogers. For more information, For more information on this program please visit the Rogers Alliance Link

Redboard™

The official blog of Rogers Communications, RedBoard™ is a place to discuss news and ideas as well as industry issues and trends. Join the conversation

Redboard Biz™

RedBoard Biz™ is a forum for news thats relevant to small and medium business. This is the place to share proven tools and know-how that you can use today to make your business more successful. We'll post news about Rogers products and services and how businesses like yours are using them. We'll also bring you ideas and advice on a broad range of topics of interest to business. Check out what's new at Redboard Biz.


OEM Developer Programs

Site Name

Description

Blackberry® Developer Zone

The central place for developers building for the Blackberry® Application Platform.

Microsoft® Developer Network

Tools and resources for building virtually anything for any Windows-based platform. Desktop, Server, Cloud and Mobile.

Samsung Mobile Innovator

Your launch pad for developing specific applications for Samsung devices.

Forum Nokia

Forum Nokia offers a variety of developer programs for different segments.

Android Developer Program

tools that enable development of Android-based solutions.

LG Mobile Developer Network

resources for LG mobile application developers

MOTODEV
The Motorola Developer Network

The most up to date tools and resources for building apps for Motorola devices


Additional Business Development Resources

Site Name

Description

Sprouter

facilitates networking and collaboration between entrepreneurs globally. Providing a platform for users to connect with other innovators, entrepreneurs can expand their networks to include fellow entrepreneurs and startups with similar interests and goals.

MaRS

Where science, technology and social entrepreneurs get the help they need. Where all kinds of people meet to spark new ideas. And where a global reputation for innovation is being earned, one success story at a time.

Wavefront

The commercialization centre accelerating the growth of Canada's wireless and new media companies. Wavefront improves speed-to-market and delivery of mobile applications and devices by providing emerging companies with a suite of WaveGuide™ training, services and testing resources.

Wireless Industry Partnership

WIP is the connector in the mobile industry, supporting the overall ecosystem by encouraging discussions, co-creation and exchange. Making the path easier for mobile developers/ISVs, to reduce cycle times and increase innovation in the mobile ecosystem.


Other Resources

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Description

Mobile Developers Guide to the Galaxy

Enough Software and Wireless Industry Partnership have published the 6th edition of the Mobile Developers Guide to the Galaxy. This is a comprehensive resource for developers that are coding applications for the Mobile device. This 6th edition includes new information for Bada and Windows Phone 7.


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