API Best Practices: Spec Driven Development (Part 2)

November 20 2014

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This is part two of the API design best practices series.

Define Your API in a Flexible, but Standard Spec

I cannot stress the importance of spec driven development enough.  One of the quickest ways to kill your API is to define the API in your code, instead of coding to its definition.

New Series: API Design Best Practices

November 6 2014

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By now, you’ve probably already seen the image of the iceberg cross section showing just how many APIs are available out in the world. With over 13,000 public APIs available for use across the web, and hundreds of thousands more being used privately and in-house, the possibilities are endless.

The demand for flexibility and extensibility has driven the development of APIs and tools alike,

Meet a Muley – Alejandro Schenzle, Engineering Manager

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This week’s Muley comes to us from the cloud integrations team in Buenos Aires! As an Engineering Manager, Alejandro focuses on keeping things running smoothly. Read on to learn about some of biggest challenges he has to overcome.

First thought that came to mind when you looked into the mirror today?

  • How hot I am, wait, I mean old… that was the word.

How did you find MuleSoft?

Meet a Muley – James Hall, Interaction Designer

December 20 2013

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This week we’re wrapping up our Meet a Muley posts for 2013 with James Hall! As an Interaction Designer on the Product Team, James focuses on creating the best possible experience for our users. Read on to learn why he considers himself a “shaved ice connoisseur” and how he deals with being a tech-neophyte in a tech startup!

First thought that came to mind when you looked into the mirror today?

Meet a Muley – Albin Kjellin, CloudHub Solutions Architect

December 13 2013

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This week’s Muley comes to us from Sweden! Albin Kjellin is our CloudHub Solutions Architect in the San Francisco office, and as a part of the Services and Support Team, he spends much of his time solving problems with his technical expertise. When he’s not helping customers with their CloudHub needs, he’s refilling the coffee in his awesome Sweden moose mug. Read on to learn a little more about Albin!

Meet a Muley – Dan Ahmadi, Marketing Wizard

December 6 2013

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For this week’s Meet a Muley post, we’re switching things up a bit and introducing you to someone from the marketing team! Dan Ahmadi not only has the longest title in the company (Marketing Programs and Demand Generation Manager), he’s also a jack of all trades. He works across account development, product marketing and digital marketing teams, all to drive global demand generation initiatives and marketing operations.

First thought that came to mind when you looked into the mirror today?

Meet a Muley – James Donelan, VP Engineering

November 14 2013

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In case you missed last week’s Meet a Muley post (featuring Eva, our Senior Java Developer) we’ve started a new weekly series! Every Friday we’ll introduce you to a new member of the MuleSoft team to give you some insight into what we’re all about.

This week we’ll be chatting with James Donelan, our VP of Engineering. When we chose James for this post, we immediately agreed that there needed to be some sort of voice recording for you all to truly understand why everyone loves to listen to James.

Meet a Muley – Evangelina Martinez, Senior Java Developer

November 1 2013

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Here at MuleSoft, we’ve had a lot of exciting things going on lately. With our new lean startup mountain climbing principles, MuleSoft summits wrapping up and the launch of RAML tooling, we’ve been pretty busy; not to mention we’ve been hiring talent like crazy!

We thought it might be a good idea to give our community an idea of what goes on internally – what we’re up to,