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External Language Development

InterSystems enables you to develop applications using various external languages. Code written in an external language interacts with the InterSystems IRIS kernel via an InterSystems IRIS software development kit (SDK).

Programming tools

Choose from among a wide range of supported languages, APIs, and standards.

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Navigation iconInterSystems Native APIs

Navigation iconREST and JSON

Navigation iconSOAP/Web Services

Navigation iconInterSystems API Manager (microservices)

documentation iconUsing the Callin API (C/C++)

documentation iconUsing the Callout Gateway (operating system callouts)

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Database connectivity

Connect your code to Health Connect databases using several different technologies.

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documentation iconInterSystems SQL Gateway


Develop code on Health Connect using the IDE of your choice.

Navigation iconObjectScript IDEs

documentation iconJava IDEs

documentation icon.NET IDEs

documentation iconPython IDEs

documentation iconNode.js IDEs

For an overview of all IDEs that can be used with Health Connect and instructions for connecting each to an Health Connect instance, see Health Connect Basics: Connecting an IDE.

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