<img alt="" src="http://www.lmknjb1.com/95701.png" style="display:none;">
i2factory blog image header 2


Smart contracts, looking beyond (DLT integration)

Posted by i2factory on Mar 27, 2017 11:01:21 AM

In this post, we share our view that easy integration of Distributed Ledger Technologies with "traditional" technologies is important to reap the business benefits that DLT can bring. With the support of the Horizon 2020 program, we are adding native integration of Smart Contract (Ethereum) in i2factory.

We are not going to discuss the technical details of smart contracts but try to focus on the business aspects of them. There are very good sources of information.


Read More

Explaining APIs using Harbours

Posted by i2factory on Feb 16, 2017 3:59:38 PM

One of the challenges in explaining the importance of APIs is related to the fact that it is a technical concept that has a very significant business impact but we tend to drag the discussion to technical concepts without stressing enough the business impact. In this post, I will try to use harbours as a metaphor for APIs so as to bring the discussion to the business side. Ah, and I almost forgot to add that has the significant impact on digital transformation initiatives.

Read More

Simple integration in less than 90 seconds.

Posted by i2factory on Feb 13, 2017 12:31:16 PM

Here's a quick video to demonstrate how easy it is to create integrations in i2factory using its visual drag and drop interface. In this short tutorial you'll see an integration from Prestashop to create an Excel file in Dropbox. We want to show how easy is to produce Excel/csv files with i2factory, acting as a link between API and traditional file handling. Smart integration enables you to integrate all connectors in a simple and powerful way. Enjoy. 

Read More

Topics: Integration, Prestashop

Apify your integration solution

Posted by Adrián Peña on Feb 1, 2017 3:36:40 PM


In this article we’re going to provide a walk through guide of how to build an API that will display the information of a integration solution by using the HTTP Responder connector on the i2factory platform.

This is a very simplified example to share the possibilities, without credential management, profiles, throttling.

Read More

Topics: Integration, Prestashop, API, Woocommerce

What are the credentials of an API?

Posted by Adrián Peña on Jan 26, 2017 12:19:09 AM


In the last post we looked at the definition of a RESTful Service.

Put simply, it gives you the possibilty of having a computer program that can make queries, updates and deletions with other programs.  

In this article we'll explain what the different credentials of an API are and how to configure them with i2factory's standard HTTP. By using this method powerful integrations can be performed to virtually any platform in a matter of minutes. In the Testing APIs article we provided a method of how to do this in a simple and powerful way.

Read More

Topics: Integration, API, Credentials

How to validate any API

Posted by Adrián Peña on Jan 13, 2017 6:05:42 PM


In this article we'll explain how to test the integration between different systems through APIs, even when there is no availble connector in i2factory for the system you want to test.

Using the debug-only account (free to use) it can be used for:

Read More

Topics: API, postman, test

New connector to Sage Live. Integrate with i2factory

Posted by i2factory on May 24, 2016 10:36:33 PM

We have included Sage Live as one of the connectors in i2factory. With this connector, Sage Live´s customers will be able to define and use new integrations, with no more copy & pasting. The commands that are available in the connector are:

Read More

Topics: Sage

New connector to Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Posted by i2factory on Apr 20, 2016 10:41:11 AM

We keep on adding new connectors to i2factory. We have added a new connector to Microsoft Dynamics CRM, giving the opportunity to our customers to automate processes by smart integration with the rest of the platforms that they have.

Read More

Topics: Integration, CRM, Microsoft Dynamics

New Magento Connector

Posted by i2factory on Apr 19, 2016 5:56:06 PM

We have included a new connector to Magento in our platform to increase the integration capabilities of i2factory with other applications. With the connector to Magento and the power of i2factory you will no longer need to copy and past data between your online shop and your management system (CRM, ERP, email system,...)

Read More

Topics: Integration, eCommerce, Magento

Enable Magento API REST

Posted by José Carlos Yerga on Apr 18, 2016 3:50:49 PM

If your online shop is based in Magento and you want to automate your business processes, eliminating manual steps and associated mistakes, you can enable Magento REST API and integrate your eshop with the other applications in your business (CRM, ERP, Natural Language processing, email,...)

Read More

Topics: Magento, API