Create REST APIs from Enterprise Data. No code required.

Create APIs from existing enterprise data. Hook up any data source and instantly generate flexible, comprehensive, and fully documented APIs.



Build a REST API from your data with a few clicks

APIs from Any Source

Live data connectivity with dozens of applications, databases, and services

Open Data Access

Expose entry-points for popular formats like OData, REST, JSON, SOAP, CSV/TSV, etc

API Management

Includes critical API management features like monitoring, logging, rate limiting, etc.

Universally Accessible

Publish APIs to any platform - on Intranets, public-facing servers, or in the Cloud!

Unleash the integration potential of your data.

The fastest and easiest way to unlock IT assets and digital resources though professional APIs. Whether your organization wants to leverage APIs as a growth catalyst to build an extensive third-party ecosystem, or your focus is on solutions for corporate IT, CData Arc is for you.

  • Create fully-documented, discoverable APIs based-on OpenAPI.
  • Fine-grained control over security, user access, and API management features.
  • Enterprise-class security with strong SSL encryption, user management, and access control.

Professional Enterprise APIs in Minutes

CData Arc is the tool you need to publish enterprise-ready REST APIs in minutes - no custom development required.

Configuration is simple:

  1. Connect to your Database / Data Source.
  2. Define security (authentication and permissions).
  3. Expose your API: Locally, or in the Cloud.

API Connectivity Features

  • Connect Through OData. The OData protocol is widely supported by developer tools and there are dozens of client libraries available for working with OData from .NET, Java, PHP, Objective-C, etc.
  • Connect Through JSON. Interact with data directly through JSON APIs. Web developers can interact through JSON and JSONp entry-points with zero client-side requirements beyond standard JavaScript.
  • Connect Through Other Modern Web APIs. Unmatched power and flexibility in integrating with other systems and applications. Many interfaces are accessible through simple standards-based protocols like SOAP, REST, HTML, ATOM, JSON, XLS, CSV, and More!
  • Secure Data Access. CData Arc offers powerful security and access management capabilities including integrated transaction monitoring, management, and data access controls. All communications channels are secured by strong SSL security.
  • Highly Extensible Design. The CData Arc exposes dozens of services that are easily accessible through simple standards-based interfaces like SOAP, REST, HTML, RSS, ATOM, JSON, XLS, and CSV.
  • Connect From Microsoft Power BI & Excel. Users can connect Microsoft Power BI directly to OData Sources. Specify the URL of the OData service created by CData Arc, and the application will load data. The returned data can be processed and visualized by anyone - no developer required.
  • Bi-Directional Access to Live Data. CData Arc offers full Create, Read, Update, Delete (CRUD) support for integrating with live back-end data.
  • Integrated Data Caching Capabilities. Smart caching capabilities provide unmatched performance, enabling a highly responsive data access layer for client applications.
  • Entirely Self-Contained. No Additional Components Required. Run as a standalone Web Application, embedded within Microsoft IIS, or from any Java compatible Web Server for secure management from anywhere.
  • On-Premise, Or In The Cloud. Designed to perform equally well hosted on premise (Windows, Unix / Linux, Mac OS), or in the Cloud (Azure, Amazon, Google). Expose and connect-to data regardless of network topology, hardware, or software requirements.