The Web Thing Protocol Community Group is seeking input on use cases and requirements for a proposed common sub-protocol for the Web of Things. A first draft of a Use Cases & Requirements report has been published as a starting point for the conversation.
The proposed Web Thing Protocol specification will define:
- An HTTP sub-protocol (REST API) which defines a standard way to communicate with a web thing using the HTTP protocol
- A WebSocket sub-protocol which defines how to communicate with a web thing over a WebSocket