Developer FAQs

Do I have to pay to use the SDKs?

Aspera SDKs are available to all developers at no additional cost. You can purchase a premium developer subscription to access support from IBM Aspera support team.

Are there mobile SDKs?

Yes. The Aspera mobile SDK includes support for both iOS and Android mobile operating systems.

Can I embed streaming in my application?

Yes, the Aspera FASPStream SDK is designed to allow third-party developers to integrate Aspera transfer technology into their streaming applications. This lets byte-stream data be sent as it’s being captured or created, or forwarded to an endpoint that can utilize the data stream as it’s being received.

How do I request support?

Visit the IBM Support portal to open a support case and access the support guide.

What platforms can I develop on?

Aspera developer resources include REST APIs, native libraries for Python, Java, .NET, C++, C#, Node.js, and iOS and Android mobile operating systems.

Where can I download the SDKs?

Visit the IBM Aspera API Hub, and open the guide for your desired SDK. 

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