Glossary

A list of common terms used on the platform and their definition.

TERM

DEFINITION

Emulator

The Touch Flow feature allowing you to test the end-user experience of a workflow

Endpoints

Pre-configured integration points to external APIs

Node

A container representing an interaction or action

Routes

The USSD codes/subcodes and the associated workflow

USSD

(Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) is a Global System for Mobile (GSM) communication technology that used to send text between a mobile phone and an application program in the network

Variable

A value that can change, depending on conditions or information passed to the program

Workflow

A sequence of nodes that the user will progress through