Wowza Streaming Engine™ media server software
has a REST Application Programming Interface (API) that can be used to configure, manage, and monitor the media server through HTTP requests. Wowza Streaming Engine has a servlet that provides access to runtime documentation of the REST API. The documentation is displayed as JSON data in a Swagger
user interface (v1.2) in a static webpage. You can use Try it out!
buttons for the REST API endpoints in the Swagger UI to control the Wowza Streaming Engine software. This article describes how to access the REST API documentation.