The TM Forum is creating an Open API suite which is a set of standard REST based APIs enabling rapid, repeatable, and flexible integration among operations and management systems. TM Forum REST based APIs have been endorsed by 19 leading technology ecosystem participants and service providers.
TM Forum's Open API program aims for a paradigmic transformation in businesses to adapt to the digital economy and the hype-connected world. By developing and endorsing a suite of open industry APIs, businesses can ensure this change occurs and busnesses can develop strong and far-reaching digital partnerships.
According to its website, TM Forum’s Open API program is a global initiative to enable end to end seamless connectivity, interoperability and portability across complex ecosystem based services. The goal is to make it easier to create, build and operate complex innovative services for businesses.