Millions of lines of code moving at 60 MPH! The fastest growing aspects in the automotive industry are all about putting intelligence in the car. Accessing that intelligence is all about APIs. The Connected Car topic probably deserves a post by itself and I might do that down the road (pun intended). Today I’ll introduce... Continue reading What’s driving APIs in Automotive?
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Real time interaction is the defining characteristic for a majority of IoT scenarios, whether involving large numbers of devices or not. While “APIs of things” are a pre-requisite for crossing the boundary between device and software, they are not sufficient on their own - you also need a platform that can handle real time detection... Continue reading APIs and the Internet of Things – Crossing the boundary between Device and Software
It is only a matter of time before your undocumented APIs can be found and exploited. Just because an API provider states in their contract terms, it won't stop unauthorized developers from exploiting those APIs. Find out from this article how you can avoid such a situation before it happens to you. Continue reading What are your “undocumented” APIs up to?
A few months ago someone asked me what I thought the world would look like in 5 years? Completely unfair question of course, as with the speed of change we see every day, no one can predict 5 years ahead! I thought about how to reply for a few seconds….. then ended up giving the... Continue reading APIs and the Internet of Things – Science Fiction will become real
We are pleased to announce that we have just released a new podcast talking about the IBM API Mangement Service (SaaS offering). Continue reading Talking SaaS with the APIm dev team
Healthcare is undergoing significant change at a rapid pace. The need for speed to meet changing requirements and new opportunities can be aided through the use of Web APIs. We will look at APIs in the area of Healthcare Payers to enable Mobile Applications, Partner, and Public APIs. We will also look at... Continue reading Healthcare APIs – A cure to accessing Healthcare Systems
There are abundant opportunities for building smart systems based on “APIs of things”. While APIs of things are "fixed" in deployed devices, we are still learning what a good Internet of Things solution looks like. Before the dust settles, many business domains may become “platform shaped” with a few major platform companies and everyone else... Continue reading APIs and the Internet of Things – Everything is a Prototype
A touchy API topic is data ownership and liability, regardless of whether the APIs are open or protected. Obviously, depending on your business model and needs, you will choose to expose the APIs as Public or Private. Are you doing enough to protect your APIs so it will be an asset and not a liability.... Continue reading Is your API an asset or a liability?
Most people readily agree there is a significant synergy between APIs and the Internet of Things. The Internet of Things has really been around for at least a couple of decades… What is new is the ability to leverage APIs for interacting with a host of different things in much more uniform fashion. So,... Continue reading APIs and the Internet of Things – Not all APIs are made the same