How to Strengthen eCommerce with SAP Hybris and Anypoint Platform

September 20 2017

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The importance of eCommerce is expanding rapidly, especially with Amazon continuing to build its robust platform. Online sales will reach $414 billion by 2018 and mobile commerce now accounts for 21% of total digital sales. Given the growing importance of eCommerce as a channel, it is imperative that eCommerce works seamlessly with a retailer’s traditional channels.

Typical eCommerce Platforms today tightly couple their technology layers, inhibiting any flexibility to drive omnichannel experiences.

Twilio’s Top 3 Tips For Building APIs So Developers Actually Use Them

September 19 2017

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This blog post is a guest contribution from Jonas Borjesson, Tech Lead SIP at Twilio Inc.

Harnessing the power of APIs is the key to competing in the new era of software. APIs provide the agility developers and businesses need to iterate and innovate quickly, and they’re everywhere. Businesses all over the world are looking to roll out or even acquire APIs, but if they don’t succeed at winning over developers,

Reusable KPIs for Reusable APIs: The Metrics – Part 2

September 18 2017

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In part 1 of this post, we have established the overall value proposition of defining reusable KPIs in an attempt to assess and drive the concept of reuse within your API platform. Once the capability to establish and monitor both abstract baselines and progress against them have been established within an enterprise, the next step is to determine what metrics are worth tracking, where they break down, and how they relate to each other.

Why Interviews Suck – and What You Can Do About It

September 15 2017

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Over the course of my career I have built a variety of teams, interviewing over 1,000 applicants across a number of positions––from recruiting roles to marketing, sales, and operations.

This wide spectrum of interviewing experience has led me to one conclusion: let’s be honest, interviews are terrible. They’re fake constructs that can be influenced by anything, the interviewer being distracted or just in a bad mood or the interviewee overheating from nervousness. Interviews are just not a great reflection of who people are or how they work.

Part 2: Changes to the Mule Message in Mule 4 Beta

September 14 2017

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This is part 2 of a series on changes to the Mule Message in Mule 4 Beta, read part 1

The Mule 4 Beta release has significant internal improvements to Mule runtime. In the last post, we talked about immutability and collections with Mule Messages. In this post, I will go into detail on inbound and outbound properties in Mule Messages, as well as variables and other changes.

Are Microservices Too Cool to Be Useful?

September 13 2017

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Microservices is one of the hottest buzzwords in tech right now. But just because something is buzzy doesn’t mean we cannot be pragmatic about it. It is important to think about how you can get the hype to work in your organization.

11 Upcoming Meetups for Mule Developers

September 12 2017

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We recently launched a new MuleSoft Meetup program and, in the two months since, we have had over 25 Meetups in 9 countries-–bringing people together to explore, teach, and learn about API-led connectivity!

Check out some of the highlights from August and see what future Meetups in September and October have in store!

Reusable KPIs for Reusable APIs: The Value Prop – Part 1

September 11 2017

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A lot of enterprise IT concepts and tools have experienced dramatic change in the last decade. Several long-lived rules of thumb have faded into irrelevance. However, one conceptual holy grail has survived the volatility of the IT transformation toward all things cloud, DevOps, and APIs: reuse. Like historical explorers seeking the Northwest Passage, enterprise IT executives have long sought out ways (e.g. SOA) to drive down the cost of solution development through code reuse.

Meet a Muley: Veronica Kainz, Creative Director

September 8 2017

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This week we sat down with Veronica Kainz, MuleSoft’s Creative Director. She leads the creative vision for the brand, and was recently awarded the “Muley for Life” award for being an ambassador of MuleSoft’s core values.

Part 1: Changes to the Mule Message in Mule 4 Beta

September 7 2017

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The Mule 4 Beta release has a lot of new and improved functionality such as DataWeave and a refreshed Anypoint Studio experience, but we’ve also been busy under the hood making internal improvements to Mule runtime. In this series of posts, we’ll give a behind the scenes insight into what we have changed under the hood and why, along with the lowdown on what users need to know about the changes from an application design perspective.