Services from Esri

The broader ArcGIS REST API allows you to work with the ArcGIS platform, including ArcGIS Online. This section of the REST API focuses on using ArcGIS Online's ready-to-use services, consisting of the following types of services:


Rather than develop directly against the REST API, you may choose one of the ArcGIS APIs for JavaScript, Flex, Silverlight, iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and so forth, which are built on top of the REST API. See the respective API documentation for more information.