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Glossary

flinkey

flinkey is the simplest upgrade for giving your family, friends and services access to your car via app.

flinkey App

An application to lock and open the car, to define users who are allowed to use the car and to book services.

flinkey Box

It keeps the key and presses physically on the Keyfob buttons.

flinkey IQ

Car interface device for recording telemetric data.

flinkey Go

The service contract which can be used with flinkey Box and flinkey IQ.

flinkey Portal

A web-based tool to manage your fleet.

WITTE Digital

A subsidiary company of the automotive supplier WITTE Automotive GmbH, develops digital solutions for mobile concepts.

Keyfob

A tool to determine which key fits to a car.

flinkey-API-Key

It is needed to call the endpoints of the API v3.

JWT

It is needed to call the other API v3 endpoints. It complies with the RFC 7519 standard.

API Manager

Account, which is used to get a token from the OAuth2 token endpoint of the API v3.

SDK Key

Unique identifier, which is used to get a token for the Mobile SDK via corresponding API v3 endpoint.

Webhooks

A mechanism to inform your system in an asychronous way that some long-running task finished. Please find some detailed information here.

Technical contact

Person, which receives important technical updates regarding flinkey API and Mobile SDK via e-mail.

Customer

Customer or entity, represented by a customer ID, which is considered to have several API Managers, managers, users, cars, flinkey Boxes, flinkey IQs and flinkey Gos assigned.

Car

Car or entity, represented by a car ID, which is considered to have a maximum of two different products assigned. Several users can also be assigned to it.

Assignment

Entity, represented by an assignment ID, who is considered to give a specific user access to a specific car for a defined time range.

User

Person or entity, represented by a user ID, who is considered to have access to different cars.

Portal Manager

A role that unlocks all functionalities of the flinkey Portal for a Manager.

Manager

Person or entity, represented by a manager ID, who is considered to have access to the functionalities of the flinkey Portal depending on the roles of the manager.

Event

Entity, represented by an event ID, which represents an open or close event of a car.

Postman

Postman is a tool that lets you build and test HTTP requests in an easy-to-use interface without configuring a full development environment.

Group

Group or entity, represented by a group ID. A group could consist of the entities car, user, service and product.