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Monthly Archives: October 2013

Roberto Medrano

APIs At The Heart of your Mobile App Strategy

APIs are brokering data across all kinds of domains, applications and platforms, but too many developers think in terms of traditional on-premise, sit-down-in-front-of-your-laptop-and-consume-this type of environment. Especially in the enterprise world, there’s a desire to access data that sits in huge application repositories and integrate it with data from other apps, and make it usable.… Continue reading →

Sachin Agarwal

Beneath the Managed API: The Importance of a Unified API Strategy

Post written by Lisa Walker, an ecommerce strategist focused on emerging business trends and technology at Elastic Path. The emergence of the API economy, in conjunction with big data, proliferating touchpoints (mobile, tablet, wearables) and the rise of apps is shifting the focus and values of the enterprise from a closed, self-sustaining model to a… Continue reading →

Roberto Medrano

Mobile App Development and Unified API Security

San Francisco was overrun with developers and API heads this week as the API World conference held the attention of those who make their living planning, creating and managing APIs. We were at API World this week, a conference dedicated to a huge array of API related issues and trends that included execs, developers, engineers… Continue reading →

Ian Goldsmith

API Orchestration – What, Why, and How

Let’s start with a simple assertion – you probably aren’t building your API(s) in a vacuum.  Ok, but what does this have to do with orchestration, and what is orchestration anyway? I’m not going to try and get into a debate on what the term orchestration means, and how it differs from choreography, that subject… Continue reading →

Roberto Medrano

Orchestration and Development for Mobile Apps: The Elegance of APIs

Today we announced that we are added orchestration to our API Management solution. This means that our customers now have the ability to dramatically accelerate their mobile development by creating APIs that hide the complexities of the backend applications and services that need to be combined to deliver a comprehensive and usable mobile application. API Orchestration… Continue reading →