Clearing Up Misconceptions About APIs and Microservices

Two extremely hot IT topics right now are APIs and Microservices. Unfortunately, too many people think this is one topic – i.e. they are the same thing. This is not correct. There are several misconceptions about APIs and Microservices, and throwing in Services (from Service Oriented Architecture - SOA) the confusion gets...  Continue reading Clearing Up Misconceptions About APIs and Microservices

Guide to 100 API Economy and API Management Resources

This is my 100th! No, I am not that old. I have reached my 100th blog, article, white paper, and video. The first 99 were for you. This one is for me. Often when I am talking to a client and have been asked questions, I reference one or more of...  Continue reading Guide to 100 API Economy and API Management Resources

GDPR Considerations for Integration and the API Economy

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect on May 25, 2018. This regulation provides individuals (EU citizens) far more privacy, control, and protection of personal information. One aspect of GDPR driving lots of attention is the significant penalties for non-compliance – up to $23M or 4% of worldwide corporate revenue from...  Continue reading GDPR Considerations for Integration and the API Economy