Developing with the SORACOM Platform
The SORACOM platform is widely available to developers. They can use it to program the data communication connectivity between IoT devices with a flexibility like never before.
Developers who want to use the SORACOM platform must complete the steps explained in Getting Started with SORACOM and also have connectivity with Air SIM.
The SORACOM platform’s services can be controlled via API. Since a Development Tool is provided, you can start the developing right away.
Device and development environment compatible with SIM required
To use the SORACOM platform, you must have your own SIM-free terminal or an IoT device that can be installed with 3G/LTE SIM. You must also have a development environment compatible with the device.
Also, check your device’s SIM size (nano, micro, or standard) and buy a SORACOM Air SIM (hereinafter, Air SIM) in the right size.
Download Development Tools
On the Development Tools download page, download the Development Tool compatible with your environment.
The API Help Guide explains the concept behind the Development Tool. Please look over it.
If you cannot find a compatible Development Tool, you can refer to the API Reference and call the REST API.