Assets REST API
This is the reference document for the REST API and resources provided by Assets. The REST APIs are for developers who want to integrate Assets with other standalone or web applications, and administrators who want to script interactions with Assets on the Jira server. Because the REST API is based on open standards, you can use any web development language to access the API.
REST API documentation
For Jira Service Management 5.7, refer to Assets 10.7.0 REST API documentation.
For Jira Service Management 5.4, refer to Assets 10.4.4 REST API documentation.
For Jira Service Management 4.20, refer to Assets 9.1.16 REST API documentation.
Structure of the REST URIs
Assets REST API provides access to resources (data entities) via URI paths. To use a REST API, your application will make an HTTP request and parse the response. The Assets REST API uses JSON as its communication format, and standard HTTP methods like
URIs for Assets REST API have the following structure:
URIs previously used for Insight REST API resources still work. However, starting from Jira Service Management 5.3 and Assets 8.10.12, these URIs are deprecated. Insight URIs have the following structure:
The API version is
Any authentication that works against Jira will work against the Assets REST API.
Don't forget to use "Content-Type: application/json" in the http header when sending data to the Assets REST APIs.