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When is Hypermedia and HATEOAS a Right Fit For Your API?
James Higginbotham

When is Hypermedia and HATEOAS a Right Fit For Your API?

When is Hypermedia and HATEOAS a Right Fit For Your API?

Hypermedia Previously, we discussed the value of offering events from your API that can extend the conversation you have with your consumers. Another consideration for extending your API conversation is to add hypermedia and HATEOAS… Read More

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When and How Do You Version Your API?
James Higginbotham

When and How Do You Version Your API?

When and How Do You Version Your API?

One of the most frequent questions I receive during API training and coaching engagements involves versioning. When to version. How to version. Whether to version at all. While not all APIs are exactly the same,… Read More

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API Developer Portals
Konstantinos Markopoulos

API Developer Portals

API Developer Portals

Increasing API Adoption Through Developer Portals Effective communication is a critical factor for API adoption. Since APIs do not have a user interface, your documentation is the primary method for communicating with developers on how… Read More

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How APIs Are Creating the Composable Enterprise
Konstantinos Markopoulos

How APIs Are Creating the Composable Enterprise

How APIs Are Creating the Composable Enterprise

James Higginbotham recently spoke at APIStrat 2016 in Boston, where he shared some insights into how enterprises are using APIs and microservices as part of their digital transformation processes. What does this mean for software… Read More

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SDK Patterns For Accelerating API Integration
Konstantinos Markopoulos

SDK Patterns For Accelerating API Integration

SDK Patterns For Accelerating API Integration

Here at Tyk we find that everyone has a different opinion when it comes to SDKs: Some think they are the best thing since sliced bread, whilst others think they suck and are a waste of… Read More

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7 Critical Factors For Selecting Your API Management Layer
Andrew Murray

7 Critical Factors For Selecting Your API Management Layer

7 Critical Factors For Selecting Your API Management Layer

Remember the final scene of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, where the old Knight says: “You must choose, but choose wisely”? Admittedly Indy wasn’t choosing an API Management Solution and certainly had other things on… Read More

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