From SPEDAS Wiki
There are currently three interfaces through which third party software can interface with SPEDAS.
Load Data API
- The Load Data API allows mission specific data to be loaded directly into the SPEDAS GUI.
- The Configuration API allows the GUI to read preferences relevant to loading data for a mission.
- (Required if using the Load Data API)
Plugin Menu API
- The Plugin Menu API allows integration of mission specific or generic data processing software.