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02:51 BioStar 2 New API

35:49 BioStar 2 Device SDK & G-SDK

There are possible integration options with using SDK and APIs. Suprema has different solutions and words, SDK and API are mixed up so you might be confused by those terms. 

In addition to the integration method using BioStar2 local API or BioStar2 Device SDK, Suprema has released G-SDK  as a new integration option for device management, user management, and log management.

In this webinar, we will explain the basic concepts of BioStar 2 Device SDK, G-SDK , and BioStar2 API for those who don’t know what the meaning of the words.   

Once we learn the meaning of SDK and API concept, we’ll take a closer look. 

1) Possible Integrations I: BioStar2 Device SDK & G-SDK One Point Guide

Leaning what SDK is and how different is

2) Possible Integrations II: BioStar2 New API One Point Guide

Leaning what BioStar2 new API is and how to use


BioStar 2 API : Nayeon Kwon , Technical Support Engineer at Suprema

BioStar 2 Device SDK and G-SDK : YJ Jung, Technical Support Senior Engineer at Suprema

Top 7 - Q&A List 

Q.1) Another questions: what is BioStar user level/role supported for API? Administrator (ID:1) only?

All levels of BioStar 2 login level are available to use through BioStar 2 API like BioStar 2 through Chrome.


Q.2) At getting logs with the API, which is the date format we should introduce?

If you set the operator as 3, you can retrieve log data between the period. The date format seems that ISO-8601 format.


Q.3) Could you please share link from tech support site for WebSocket?


Q.4) Can we use BioStar 2 Mobile App in local network (VPN) without cloud using old API Local?

Yes, you can use BioStar 2 mobile app with BioStar 2 local API Server installation (license required).


Q.5) any additional installation needed to use G-SDK?

You might need to make the development environment further.

We are going to update that part to the manual further.


Q.6) will Device SDK be EOL with this new G-SDK?

We don't have the fixed EOL plan of Device SDK currently.


Q.7) any additional client or software need to be installed in order to use the G-SDK?

No, it is not necessary, here is the download link.


Relevant Articles of BioStar 2 New API

BioStar 2 Download

[BioStar 2 API] New API in BioStar 2.7.10

Relevant Links of BioStar 2 Device SDK

BioStar 2 Device SDK Manual

SDK Download

Developer Community

Relevant Links of Suprema G-SDK

G-SDK Introduction

G-SDK Manual  

G-SDK Download