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“Mirror mirror on the wall who has the fairest API of all?”

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder – Beautiful APIs

Recently, a colleague asked me for examples of “Beautiful APIs.” Immediately I gave a tongue in cheek response that “beauty is in the eye...
API documentation

How to get prepped for creating API documentation

What is API documentation? In order to get prepped for creating API documentation, one must first understand the concept. According to Wikipedia, “API documentation describes...
self-service APIs

Benefits of self-service APIs

In the eighth video on APIs and microservices, you learn how the growing trend for APIs is going in the direction of self-service APIs. It’s...
API strategy

Accelerating business growth via APIs

What did it take for Star Entertainment Group in Australia to solve their digital transformation woes? Our video explores the topic of accelerating business...
APIs and healthcare

APIs and healthcare: Why the healthcare industry needs APIs

APIs and healthcare work hand in hand these days. Across the world, APIs are being utilized in the healthcare industry to work at optimum...
APIs and the art world

APIs and the art world: Working together for digital collaboration

Thanks to APIs, the art world has become completely accessible. It’s no longer necessary to take a flight to see the Mona Lisa in...
APIdays event

APIdays event wrap-up: All things come back to APIs

Another great APIdays event has come and gone. On December 11-12 in Montrouge, France, over 3,000 people gathered together to learn, network and immerse...
API Management for midsize businesses

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...

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different types of APIs

What are the different types of APIs?

There isn't just one type of API but actually, there are three main types of APIs: Open APIs--aka Public APIs--are publicly available with no access...
What's an API call?

What is an API call?

Have you ever wondered… what’s an API call? Sounds like you’re going to make a telephone call and talk about APIs. Well, if only...

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...
API quota

What is API Throttling, API Quota, Rate Limiting and Burst?

In the world of APIs, nobody gives direct access to his resources because you never know how much your services are going to be...