{"__v":45,"_id":"563d2b298894d20d00014f44","api":{"auth":"required","params":[],"results":{"codes":[]},"settings":"","url":""},"body":"The TigerConnect platform enables 3rd party developers to incorporate HIPAA-compliant, secure, ephemeral messaging natively into products.  The following documentation describes the TigerConnect platform with tutorials on how to get started with our APIs and SDKs.\n[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"info\",\n  \"title\": \"TigerConnect Web and Mobile SDKs\",\n  \"body\": \"For faster and easier integration into web and mobile applications, be sure to also check out our software development kits.\\n- [JS SDK](doc:javascript-quick-start) \\n- [iOS SDK](doc:ios-quick-start) \\n- [Android SDK](doc:android-quick-start) \\n- [.NET SDK](doc:dotnet-quick-start)\"\n}\n[/block]\nWhen you are done, you will know the key objects in the TigerConnect platform, how they work and how to interact with them and most importantly, how you can leverage them for your use case.  \n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Getting Started\"\n}\n[/block]\n## TigerConnect Platform Diagram\nHere is a quick diagram of the various components of the TigerConnect platform.  \n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://www.filepicker.io/api/file/00PisRyGS2ik065Qk2mZ\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2016-04-22 at 5.40.42 PM.png\",\n        \"556\",\n        \"387\",\n        \"#fb0414\",\n        \"\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"TigerConnect Platform Diagram\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n## Create a TigerConnect Account\n\nBefore you begin, you will need to create a TigerConnect account.  If you have already signed up using [TigerText](http://www.tigertext.com), you can use the same credentials.  Once you validate your email and accept our [Developer Terms of Use](doc:developer-tos), you should be ready to [send your first message](doc:getting-started) .  \n\nIf you don't have an account yet, you can [sign up here](page:signup).  \n\n## Obtaining a Key and Secret\n\nOnce you confirm your email and create an account, you will be given an API key and secret which can be found by clicking \"My Key\" link which will appear after logging in.  \n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://www.filepicker.io/api/file/tS4ZgjASjuTogQRFCvVh\",\n        \"Header_My_Key.png\",\n        \"1082\",\n        \"94\",\n        \"#dc3434\",\n        \"\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"My Key header\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\nThis information can be used as authentication for interacting with our [REST API](doc:rest-api).  For each endpoint, feel free to \"Try It Out\" using our API Explorer.  Add your Key and Secret to the associated User Info dialogue as shown below.  \n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://www.filepicker.io/api/file/XLhdx1doTFiaISOYZRoA\",\n        \"User_Info_API.png\",\n        \"557\",\n        \"206\",\n        \"#2b2b2b\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n## Sending Your First Message\nYou are now set to [send your first message](doc:getting-started).  For those that want to jump right in, feel free to read through the [TigerConnect Basics](doc:app-lifecycle) or check out our documentation around our [REST APIs](doc:authentication) and platform specific SDKs to make integrating secure messaging easier.\n\nFinally, we are here to help.  If you have any questions, you can always [contact us](mailto:developersupport:::at:::tigertext.com?Subject=TigerConnect%20Question).","category":"55f0b2b5f3735d0d00691fff","createdAt":"2015-11-06T22:35:21.322Z","excerpt":"","githubsync":"","hidden":false,"isReference":false,"link_external":false,"link_url":"","order":0,"parentDoc":null,"project":"55f0757d4624ec2d00814345","slug":"welcome-to-tigerconnect","sync_unique":"","title":"Welcome to TigerConnect","type":"basic","updates":[],"user":"55f0756a1e63fc37004b8d2b","version":"55f0b2b5f3735d0d00691ffe","childrenPages":[]}

Welcome to TigerConnect


The TigerConnect platform enables 3rd party developers to incorporate HIPAA-compliant, secure, ephemeral messaging natively into products. The following documentation describes the TigerConnect platform with tutorials on how to get started with our APIs and SDKs. [block:callout] { "type": "info", "title": "TigerConnect Web and Mobile SDKs", "body": "For faster and easier integration into web and mobile applications, be sure to also check out our software development kits.\n- [JS SDK](doc:javascript-quick-start) \n- [iOS SDK](doc:ios-quick-start) \n- [Android SDK](doc:android-quick-start) \n- [.NET SDK](doc:dotnet-quick-start)" } [/block] When you are done, you will know the key objects in the TigerConnect platform, how they work and how to interact with them and most importantly, how you can leverage them for your use case. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Getting Started" } [/block] ## TigerConnect Platform Diagram Here is a quick diagram of the various components of the TigerConnect platform. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://www.filepicker.io/api/file/00PisRyGS2ik065Qk2mZ", "Screen Shot 2016-04-22 at 5.40.42 PM.png", "556", "387", "#fb0414", "" ], "caption": "TigerConnect Platform Diagram" } ] } [/block] ## Create a TigerConnect Account Before you begin, you will need to create a TigerConnect account. If you have already signed up using [TigerText](http://www.tigertext.com), you can use the same credentials. Once you validate your email and accept our [Developer Terms of Use](doc:developer-tos), you should be ready to [send your first message](doc:getting-started) . If you don't have an account yet, you can [sign up here](page:signup). ## Obtaining a Key and Secret Once you confirm your email and create an account, you will be given an API key and secret which can be found by clicking "My Key" link which will appear after logging in. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://www.filepicker.io/api/file/tS4ZgjASjuTogQRFCvVh", "Header_My_Key.png", "1082", "94", "#dc3434", "" ], "caption": "My Key header" } ] } [/block] This information can be used as authentication for interacting with our [REST API](doc:rest-api). For each endpoint, feel free to "Try It Out" using our API Explorer. Add your Key and Secret to the associated User Info dialogue as shown below. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://www.filepicker.io/api/file/XLhdx1doTFiaISOYZRoA", "User_Info_API.png", "557", "206", "#2b2b2b", "" ] } ] } [/block] ## Sending Your First Message You are now set to [send your first message](doc:getting-started). For those that want to jump right in, feel free to read through the [TigerConnect Basics](doc:app-lifecycle) or check out our documentation around our [REST APIs](doc:authentication) and platform specific SDKs to make integrating secure messaging easier. Finally, we are here to help. If you have any questions, you can always [contact us](mailto:developersupport@tigertext.com?Subject=TigerConnect%20Question).