This is the first article in a two-part series focused on API documentation and discoverability
The API developer experience
APIs are no longer treated as solely an integration technology but are also viewed as software products that can empower an organization with modern digital business channels and additional revenue opportunities. The most forward-looking and savvy development teams are building reusable APIs that can increase the development speed across an entire organization,
Lilly Hulse, Digital Technology Solutions Degree Apprentice at Bentley Motors, presented during our Developer Meetup at MuleSoft CONNECT Digital EMEA in June. She is fairly new to using MuleSoft and shares her journey creating her first APIs while working at Bentley. In this post, she will tell her story and offer tips for how other developers can start their own MuleSoft journey. Below, she discusses how she delivered her first MuleSoft project to unlock data at Bentley.
Welcome to Mule Invaders, the video game inspired by the classic retro shooters Galaga and Space Invaders. In Mule Invaders, help Max the Mule destroy waves of enemies by spawning powerups using APIs. To protect Max on his journey to integrate the universe, create APIs in Anypoint Platform, deploy your application on CloudHub, then make HTTP requests to your APIs to spawn powerups while playing the game in realtime. When you use a REST client to send a POST request to your API,
Anypoint Runtime Fabric is a container service that automates the deployment and orchestration of Mule applications and API gateways. Runtime Fabric runs within a customer-managed infrastructure on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, virtual machines (VMs), and bare-metal servers.
There’s never been a better time to sharpen your skills, learn something new, and build a career with MuleSoft. Whether you’re looking for help, trying to integrate something new, or just looking to learn — MuleSoft offers tons of resources, tutorials, and docs to help you.
We have hundreds of docs pages and more than a dozen tutorials to help developers of all skill sets from the comfort of home. In this blog post,
They are known by many names: Anypoint Platform APIs, public APIs, MuleSoft’s Platform APIs, but what exactly are PlatformAPIs? Every time you login into Anypoint Platform, you are implicitly calling a set of APIs that are invoked by the UI, which are the PlatformAPIs! And here is the golden lingot: you can make these HTTP requests directly as well.
Alexandra Martinez is a member of our Developer Community and has been leading our Meetup Group in Toronto for a few years now. She brings her local community together on a regular cadence, each time with more and more attendees. For more information on how to join the MuleSoft Community, visit our Community page.
Before this app, our HR department at Bits In Glass (BIG) was manually posting messages to different Slack channels in our workspace.
We’ve all been there. You’re using some documentation and want to tell a company something it — be it praise, a complaint, or request. You pause, hovering over the comments widget and wonder: “Should I bother? Will anyone listen?”
The Developer Relations team has been listening to your feedback which was many requests for more introductory educational content. As a result of your comments, we launched a single catalog featuring self-paced, step-by-step developer educational tutorials to learn how to build your first API or integration with MuleSoft’s Anypoint Platform.
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.