ANNOUNCEMENT: Changes to analytic logging behavior in API Connect for Bluemix in Frankfurt

Earlier this year, API Connect for Bluemix became available in the Frankfurt region. The IBM API Connect team has been working with our compliance teams to ensure that our Service meets all current regional regulations and specifications around data protection. While API Connect for Bluemix does not store any Sensitive Personal Information (SPI) by default,...  Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT: Changes to analytic logging behavior in API Connect for Bluemix in Frankfurt

API Economy Use Case Categories: #6 – Public

Continuing the API Economy Business Drivers and Use Case Categories series our next use case category is Public. WAIT! Don’t leave. So often as soon as I mention the idea of public APIs the first reaction is, “we don’t want any public APIs”. I have written about this in the past...  Continue reading API Economy Use Case Categories: #6 – Public

API Economy Use Case Categories: #5 – Partners

Continuing the API Economy Business Drivers and Use Case Categories series our next use case category is Partners. Let me define what I mean by partners, since my definition is probably a larger group than you might expect. By “partners” I am referring to other companies that are known and approved by you,...  Continue reading API Economy Use Case Categories: #5 – Partners

Ready to start monetizing your API products? Move up to APIC v508.

We've made it easier for our users to start monetizing API products! In the recently released API Connect v508, integrated billing and payment management features are readily visible. To learn more, see the updated content in the Knowledge Center -- Summary: What's new in v508 Details: Billing...  Continue reading Ready to start monetizing your API products? Move up to APIC v508.

API Economy Use Case Categories: #4 – Other Internal Scenarios

Continuing the API Economy Business Drivers and Use Case Categories series our next use case category is “Other Internal Scenarios”. Clearly my creative juices were not flowing when I came up with the title for this category! But, rather than drag this out over many more weeks, I am going to group several...  Continue reading API Economy Use Case Categories: #4 – Other Internal Scenarios

Collecting Developer Portal Events in Splunk

Introduction This tutorial explains how to integrate the IBM API Connect Developer Portal with Splunk using a lightweight data storage and shipping tool called Logstash. The solution can be enhanced to include multiple data inputs and outputs for local and remote locations, however, this document only proves the shipping of events from the Developer Portal to...  Continue reading Collecting Developer Portal Events in Splunk

Supporting program for API Connect customers for Tenant Isolation feature in DataPower V7.6

We recently announced the new DataPower v7.6 firmware with several enhancements for API Connect, particularly Tenant Isolation on DataPower Gateway physical appliances. If you haven't checked out yet what the new tenant isolation feature is, the documentation is a good place to start! But in a nutshell, if you’re using physical DataPower Gateways for both...  Continue reading Supporting program for API Connect customers for Tenant Isolation feature in DataPower V7.6

API Economy Use Case Categories: #3 – Data

Continuing the API Economy Business Drivers and Use Case Categories series our next use case category is Data and Analytics. When Forrester surveyed 32 IBM API Connect customers on their primary reasons for choosing IBM API Connect, accessing data was the number one use case in the list. What are companies doing with...  Continue reading API Economy Use Case Categories: #3 – Data