Director, API Solutions
8 blog posts written
One thing I’ve witnessed over the last few months as I’ve worked with dozens of customers is that, despite the fact that companies already have hundreds and thousands of APIs (anything that is an “interface” is an API in my mind), companies are still adding more. This includes the thousands of interfaces exposed by an SAP or Oracle, or the hundreds of SOAP web services, FTP jobs, asynchronous batch jobs,
What a world cup! I do feel bad for 50% of the MuleSoft team though (given that we’ve got a big office in Buenos Aires). It’s exciting though, because this was a very exhilarating competition that truly reached a fever pitch here in the US where “football” is traditionally a game with pads, helmets, and ball that doesn’t really roll.
What was really interesting was how this was truly a, “World Cup powered by APIs.”
We are seeing a lot of traction in enterprises as they adapt towards new business models, enabled through APIs. I am at the API Strategy conference in New York City today, and will speaking in the “Enterprise API” session about how enterprises are adopting APIs to create value. To this point, I came across an announcement today of how Visa, the company we all know through our credit cards, is embarking on the journey of transforming itself into a new enterprise as evident by their latest announcement around their Partner Program.
The New Year is a chance for people to make a commitment – a resolution – for their year ahead. APIhub is here to help with our Top 10 New Year’s Resolution APIs, you can click on each API link for more information.
1. Lose Weight. This is the clear-cut favorite for top resolution. Well…maybe not clear-cut – clear, slightly flabby favorite.
1. Gifts: Here are some places to find great gift ideas. And if you hadn’t already thought about buying gifts this holiday season, we threw in another API that we think will be helpful.
It has been a week since we’ve launched APIhub, and we’ve seen phenomenal responses from the ecosystem. Whether it is publishers claiming APIs for themselves to manage, or developers testing the interactive consoles – we are thrilled that the community is sharing the same excitement as we are! It is also testament to the fact that awareness of APIs are a necessity in today’s way of doing business –
It’s no secret that we are in exciting times where we’re witnessing an incredibly rapid proliferation of APIs and with this has come great challenges. There is no standard place for discovering APIs, nor is there a trusted partner for API publishers – there are many little players trying to solve small problems in silos and this is leading to more and more dis-aggregation of the API landscape.
MuleSoft provides the most widely used integration platform for connecting any application, data source or API, whether in the cloud or on-premises. With Anypoint Platform®, MuleSoft delivers a complete integration experience built on proven open source technology, eliminating the pain and cost of point-to-point integration. Anypoint Platform includes CloudHub™ iPaaS, Mule ESB™, and a unified solution for API management™, design and publishing.
©2018 MuleSoft, INC.
Sign up for our newsletter