api world

How to use a common API layer to ground the cloud

The way technology works within the organization needs to change. APIs are a key enabler for this revolution, including using a common API Layer...

Large set of API tools – Interview with Stoplight

For this new interview, I'm really happy to welcome this week Duane Tharp, VP Strategic Sales & Services at Stoplight.io. Stephane Castellani: Hi Duane, can...
microservices

Role of APIs in Microservices

Microservice architecture is revolutionizing the way enterprises build their technical infrastructure and develop new applications. They are helping a number of organizations to minimize...

Cloud-native development and deployment – Interview with Pivotal

For this week’s interview, I’m very happy to welcome Dormain Drewitz, Director Product Marketing at Pivotal. Philipp Schöne (PS): Hi Dormain (DD), can you please present...

How to pick the best API creation tool (for your needs)?

With the rise of the API Economy, forward-looking enterprises are increasingly relying on off-the-shelf tooling to help them fast-track their digital transformation journeys. Key...

API design, testing and monitoring – Interview with SmartBear Software

For this week's interview, I'm very happy to welcome Greg Lord, Director Product Marketing at Smartbear Software. Stephane Castellani: Hi Greg, can you please present...

How and why should you optimize the performance of mobile APIs?

At one point or other we have all experienced mobile apps that we wish were faster and more responsive, but in almost all cases...

What are the different types of APIs?

There isn't just one type of APIs but actually three main types of APIs: Open APIs - aka Public APIs - are publicly available...

Ever heard of user experience APIs?

APIs are often seen as a technology only but they are the essential infrastructure to enable any new User Experience (UX). In this case,...
API orchestration

What is API Orchestration?

Is it one API or multiple APIs? From the consumer perspective, it's often one API that they consume but in the background there might...

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API throttling and quota management

What are the top list of API management vendors?

When selecting a list of API Management vendors, you must ask yourself targeted questions. Provided is a breakdown of the top list of API...

How to easily secure your APIs with API keys and OAuth?

Securing your API does sound like a complicated thing but there are some basic things you can consider to setup your API in a...
MASA mesh

What is MASA – Mesh App and Service Architecture?

MASA is a new architectural model introduced by Gartner which stands for Mesh app and service architecture. It reflects what has emerged over the...

What are the different types of APIs?

There isn't just one type of APIs but actually three main types of APIs: Open APIs - aka Public APIs - are publicly available...

What is API Lifecycle Management?

API Lifecycle Management is a term illustrating the need to manage all steps in a life of an API, from creation to retirement. APIs are...