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June 24, 2016
Autodesk has rearchitected its core technologies for design to work in the cloud. Learn what 3D integration means for the future of enterprises.
May 19, 2016
REST appears to be sure-handedly winning the API war with SOAP, so it's time to start learning about REST security. We explore this protocol's latest security developments.
May 12, 2016
Enterprises are stuck in the EDI mud, hanging onto old B2B integration technologies. Legacy EDI methods such as value-added networks (VANs) are costing many companies huge amounts of money in ...
April 20, 2016
Actimo is attempting to provide new levels of global enterprise mobile communication using REST APIs. But how are they doing it, and what does this say about the API economy?
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As RESTful design becomes synonymous with API creation, it may be helpful to spruce up some knowledge on it. This quick quiz reviews some of the key aspects of working with REST. Continue Reading
RESTful API testing is about establishing a culture of continuous testing and team accountability. Greg Sypolt reviews the core components of a RESTful API testing program. Continue Reading
The goal of API management is to allow an organization that publishes an API to monitor the interface’s lifecycle and make sure the needs of developers and applications using the API are being met. Continue Reading
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When choosing the best application integration tools, it's all about striking the right balance. Bells and whistles can be alluring, but if those features don't match your company's needs, your software choice can quickly become shelfware.
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It can be challenging to test something new for the first time. Expert Gerie Owen explains why you do not need to worry about REST API testing. Continue Reading
In this article, mobile expert Matthew David walks developers through some of the most effective ways to connect to JSON APIs in an Android-based project. Continue Reading
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APIs are enjoying a ubiquitous lifestyle and becoming the main entryway to the digital business. As a software intermediary that makes it possible for programs to communicate with each other, APIs reach across many industries and can dwell in ... Continue Reading
As important as APIs have become, many still fail to achieve API success by not setting goals properly. Tom Nolle explains why this matters and how to manage an API portfolio. Continue Reading
Successful API design requires lots of attention to detail. Take these three steps for creating RESTful API design. Continue Reading
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As APIs gain importance in mobile delivery, the ability to create secure mobile APIs becomes critical. Matthew David walks us through the steps needed to create these secure APIs. Continue Reading
As useful as APIs are, developers still struggle to create them due to lapses in documentation and specs. Brad Irby explores a tool that can help automate API code generation. Continue Reading
Learn how Runscope overcame a number of challenges surrounding deployment and service discovery work once the company began using microservices. Continue Reading