Skip to the content

GetJWT

Get a JWT token to authenticate requests to our services

To connect to this service you'll need to use one of these endpoints:

WSDL
https://webservices.data-8.co.uk/useradmin.asmx
JSON
https://webservices.data-8.co.uk/UserAdmin/GetJWT.json

Description

This method generates a JWT token with an expiry date and credit limit. The names of services should also be passed to the method for further restriction.

Parameters

The following parameters can be supplied to this method

username

username

The username to authenticate as. This is the same as the username you use to log into this website. Please note that the other standard authentication methods are not available for this method - username authentication is required.
password

password

The password to authenticate with. This is the same as the password you use to log into this website.
clientIp

clientIp

The IP address of the client. This can be null

expiresAt

expiresAt

A DateTime at which the JWT Token will expire

allowedMethods

allowedMethods

A string array of service names

maxCredits

maxCredits

An optional parameter containing a limit for the number of credits the token can use.

Results

This method returns an object containing the following fields:

Status

Status

Indicates whether the method call was successful, or if some error occurred. If the Success field is true, the other results described below can be used to get the results of the method. If Success is false, some error occurred in calling the method, such as the authentication failed or the account is out of credits. The details of the error can be obtained from the ErrorMessage field, and any other results should be ignored
Jwt

Jwt

The Token string generated from the request

Sample Code

Start a Free 30 Day Trial Today

Start a free trial today