API Model Canvas for successful API strategies and programs

API Model Canvas for successful API strategies and programs

Manfred (@ManfredBo) presented the API Model Canvas at the APIStrat conference on November 20, 2015, in Austin. The API Model Canvas is intended to be  used to create and run successful API strategies and programs in a sustainable way.

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These are the slides of my talk at APIStrat Austin about the strategies for APIs and the API Model Canvas tool for creating and running API programs. The implementation is still work in progress and will be open-sourced in Q1/2016.

This week in API land #26 | Restlet – We Know About APIs

This week in API land #26 | Restlet – We Know About APIs

DHC by Restlet is a pretty powerful and user-friendly API testing tool, and Thierry Templier published a detailed tour of DHC, to get users started. For your API documentation, APISpark now offers the ability to download API HTML documentation, thanks to the Swagger2Markup integration.

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As always great summary of “this week in API land” by Guillaume Laforge.

Pre-AWS Summit API Talks: Microservices (API Meetup Barcelona)

Pre-AWS Summit API Talks: Microservices (API Meetup Barcelona)


API Meetup Barcelona: Pre-AWS Summit API Talks

Wednesday, Nov 4, 2015, 7:00 PM

3scale Office Spain
C/Napoles 187 / 7th floor, 08013 Barcelona, ES

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Hi there!
We are happy to announce the program and speakers of our next API Meetup Barcelona on November 4th. The theme of this meetup is:
Microservices and API Management
The meetup also serves as a warm-up party for the AWS Summit Barcelona, which will happen on the next day, November 5th in Montjuïc, and expecting 1000+ attendees.
Thanks to our …

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API Meetup Barcelona on November 4th, just the night before the AWS Summit about “Microservices and API Management.”
The meetup also serves as the warm-up party for the AWS Summit.

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3scale hosts the Pre-AWS Summit API talks about Microservices on Nov.4th in Barcelona.

Banking : Design your APIs to be Context aware

Banking : Design your APIs to be Context aware

Success in today’s data-oriented business environment requires being able to think about how API, Data & Analytic concepts apply to particular business problems. Data and data science can provide value in the context of Bank’s business & competitor strategy and to meet demands of customer experience. ….

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Interesting post about banking and APIs.

20 Lessons from Making an API at NewsCorp

20 Lessons from Making an API at NewsCorp

“No battle plan ever survives contact with the enemy.” ― Helmuth von Moltke the Elder At NewsCorp we are very dependent on our APIs now. Three years ago this was not the case. I arrived to find a couple of aborted experiments half working in production and a willingness to do better. I had just come from a company where a great visionary mentor Kevin Dinn was passionate about APIs. I used what I had found there and applied it with some gusto at NewsCorp. I picked apart the existing APIs and then

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Nice experience report “from the front” from the makers of the NewsCorp API with 20 lessons learned. All of them are good and I especially like the first one “Have a concrete end client to deliver to – this is not an intellectual exercise.”