Integrate your cloud infrastructure with your apps and systems

Bluemix infrastructure offerings don’t just use an API. They were built with an API at their core. With more than 3,000 documented methods across 180 discrete services, customers have full, free access to our entire infrastructure portfolio of automated services—from management and monitoring to information retrieval from Bluemix accounting, inventory, and DNS systems.



Control every aspect and action on your infrastructure via API.



We support SOAP, XML-RPC, or REST protocols, C#, PERL, PHP, Python, Ruby, and API clients.


Granular Control

Manage infrastructure integration and access with more than 3,000 documented methods across 180 discrete services.

SoftLayer Development Network

Search for specific API services and methods, read development-focused blogs, and connect with other developers to share tips, ideas, and best practices at the SoftLayer Development Network (SLDN).

IBM Cloud Object Storage - OpenStack Swift API

Reference the full catalog of APIs that drive our OpenStack Swift-based IBM Cloud Object Storage services to extend the features and functionality of your object storage in Bluemix.