Version 9 vs Version 10 - A Comparison
Both v9.x.x and v10.x.x use the same parsing engine under-the-hood!. Version 10 is 90% simpler, more streamlined, and has SDKs available to help build out your integration.
|Feature||Version 9.x.x||Version 10.x.x|
|Parsing engine used under-the-hood||v9.x.x||v9.x.x|
|SaaS customers automatically on latest version|
|New versions being released for self-hosted|
|Best for existing customers/integrations|
|Best for new customers/integrations|
|Official SDKs available|
So what is different in v10?
For Version 10 of our API (its not a new parsing engine version), we focused on simplifying how you send data to the API and the format of data you receive from the API. Take a look at the examples below to understand that, for v10, only the format of the data changes, not the data itself:
|API Object||Version 9||Version 9 Problem||Version 10||Version 10 Resolution|
|The 'ParsedDocument' in a parse response||This is a string-encoded JSON object, so it is difficult to read and must be parsed as JSON before you can consume it in your application.||This is a JSON object, so it is much more simple to browse the raw response and consume in your application.|
|JSON property names and values||
The JSON property names contain
||The JSON property names are much better suited for consumption in a variety of programming languages. There is no need to parse integer and boolean values from strings.|