Introducing a new feature included in PrestaShop v.1.4: the Webservice! Check out the images below to discover how to reach shops' information in XML.
Previously, there were two ways to reach shops ‘information: Front-Office for customers and Back-Office for merchants. The 1.4 version offers you a third option called the Webservice.
Thanks to this new feature, all software developers will be able to access PrestaShop shop’s information running JAVA, .NET, C++, Python, Ruby, etc. through XML structured information and create features interacting with the shop’s information.
For example, it is possible to imagine a feature which will alert the merchant of each new order with a pop up warning, or another one giving access to an outsourced Back-Office. The Webservice is a fabulous tool to develop customized features in a simple and fast way!
Many tools will be soon available for the developers to handle in an easier way the Webservice: technical documentation, tutorials, external library…