APIs at the Heart of Digital Business: A Conversation with Lisa Oshima

September 16 2019

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Lisa Oshima is a consultant specializing in digital strategy, business development, and developer marketing. She founded the Socialize Mobilize consultancy in 2003 and has been helping companies of all sizes transform digitally ever since. We spoke to Lisa about how APIs fit into the overall context of the digital economy.

Patterns for co-creating value in the API ecosystem

API ecosystems

As the API economy matures, not only are more and more companies publishing their digital services through APIs; an increasing number of organizations are working together to deliver API-based products that are mutually beneficial for themselves, and valuable for their collective customers.

Leveraging APIs to drive better patient outcomes

February 27 2019

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Real-time blood pressure syncing

At MuleSoft’s booth on the 2019 HIMSS exhibit floor, Bits in Glass showcased real-time syncing of blood pressure data between medical devices.

8 most popular blog posts of 2018

2018 blog posts

This year we published over 235 blog posts in 2018 with insights gleaned from our incredible developer community, partners, and customers. Our content covered a wide range of content—from APIs versus web services to common API design mistakes to deploying a Mule application with a Maven and Jenkins pipeline. Here are the eight most popular blog posts in 2018.

To deliver on AI’s promise: Take the brain from the jar

December 4 2018

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AI application network

Companies need to take the AI brain “out of the jar”; using application networks that enable AI to plug in and out of any data source or capability.

How IoT can enhance customer experiences

Iot customer experience

Rather than following a one-size-fits-all approach, the most successful businesses are rapidly tailoring offerings for customers in real time.

Docker and MuleSoft partner to accelerate digital transformation

Docker Partnership Announcement

Today’s organizations are under pressure to digitally transform their business, but struggle to keep up with an ever-increasing number of applications, data and devices. That’s why we’re partnering with Docker to help customers modernize their applications and unlock data to innovate faster than ever before. Docker is a leader in the enterprise container platform market.

Together, MuleSoft and Docker are making it easier to containerize, modernize,

Should businesses bank on APIs to solve the legacy conundrum?

November 8 2018

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Bank APIs

It is imperative for banks and other financial services businesses to ‘go digital’, in response to legislation (i.e., PSD2) and to increasing pressure from smaller, more nimble fintechs.

What are perceived and actual security concerns for APIs?

security concern apis

APIs are rapidly becoming one of the most important infrastructural layers of the Internet while at the same time becoming a critical component of modern day attacks. They are difficult to secure and determined hackers are extremely tenacious in finding ways to exploit them. Despite what some people — even experts — would lead you to believe, there are no silver bullets. That said, when proactively managed and secured, the efficacy of APIs greatly outweighs the risks associated with deploying them.

How to build for change in a cloudy world

building for change in a cloudy world mulesoft

The cloud market is on the rise, with organizations drawn to the promise of increased agility, reduced costs and improved operational efficiency. According to Gartner, the worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 21.4 percent, from $153.5 billion in 2017 to $186.4 billion in 2018. Yet, while most organizations are using multiple clouds or deploying hybrid cloud environments, it is rarely part of a thought-out strategy. More often than not,