Platform Data Extension API Developer's Guide

Constructing a Request

A typical request to the Platform Data Extension API includes the basic elements shown in the following table and, in addition, it may contain resource-specific parameters or data.

Table 1. Basic Request Elements
Element Value/Example Description

Base URL

https://pde.api.here.com

https://pde.cit.api.here.com

https://maps.gfe.api.here.com

https://maps.gfe.cit.api.here.com

Production environment

CIT environment

For more information about the available environments, see HERE Server Environments.

Path /1/  
Resource

doc/attributes

doc/layer

doc/layers

doc/maps

file

index

indexes

search/bbox

search/corridor

search/proximity

search/quadkey

serviceconfiguration

static

tile

tiles

 
Application Code &app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE} Substitute your own unique app_code
Application Id &app_id={YOUR_APP_ID} Substitute your own unique app_id
This example request uses HTTP GET to view map data from a specific layer:
https://pde.cit.api.here.com/1/tile.json
?app_id={YOUR_APP_ID}
&app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE}
&layer=LINK_ATTRIBUTE_FC1
&level=9
&tilex=537
&tiley=399