Getting started

API rate limits

Whispir’s API usage is limited on a per apikey basis using per second and per day limits.

Depending on your Whispir licence, you will obtain higher per second and per day rates:

developers.whispir.com editionRequests per secondRequests per day
Startup API edition510,000
Business API edition1020,000
Enterprise API edition3050,000

If further calls per second or per day are required for your application, please contact your Whispir account manager or the Whispir Support Team.

  • JSON
  • XML

API Rate Limits

In the event that Whispir’s rate limits are breached, the following error messages will be returned from the Whispir API:

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# Over Queries Per Second Limit

GET /messages?apikey=abc38bc83bcd3ucbud83

x-api-key: abc38bc83bcd3ucbud83

HTTP 403 Forbidden

X-Error-Code: ERR_403_DEVELOPER_OVER_QPS

X-Error-Detail: Account Over Queries Per Second Limit

# Over Queries Per Day Limit

GET /messages?apikey=abc38bc83bcd3ucbud83

x-api-key: abc38bc83bcd3ucbud83

HTTP 403 Forbidden

X-Error-Code: ERR_403_DEVELOPER_OVER_QPD

X-Error-Detail: Account Over Queries Per Day Limit

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