The API Economy emerges when APIs become part of the business model, become a route to market. A modern API is deliberately built for an open ecosystem, not a closed private network. Having said that, there are lots of use cases for internally consumed APIs, perhaps the most common such use case being the need... Continue reading From APIs to API Economy
Modern APIs are a flexible way of projecting your capabilities to an audience outside your own team. Think of an API as a product - you carefully craft it so that it is attractive to the intended consumer, so that it "sells". It doesn't matter whether that consumer really pays for the API, or for... Continue reading What is an API and why do I care?
We are in the midst of a new era of innovation, and an entire generation of makers is emerging. These makers are enabled by direct access to a range of capabilities and building blocks that were previously only available to multimillion dollar corporations. These makers are reshaping not only the technology landscape, but also the... Continue reading Meet your makers