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Oracle API Platform Cloud Service Lets Front-End Developers Design, Build and Test APIs –Without Any Backend Help

Oracle, with its acquisition of Apiary, is changing the game for API workflows.  The just-launched Oracle API Platform Cloud Service sports new tools that let front-end developers quickly design, build and test APIs – all without help from backend IT. IDN speaks with Oracle’s Vikas Anand.

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API Design for Low-Code Development - A Glimpse into Next ‘Best Practices’

As the low-code app platform movement converges with traditions of using APIs for  integration and access backend data, enterprises are looking for new best practices to bridge existing and new API capabilities.   Oracle’s Shay Shmeltzer and Robert Wunderlich share with IDN keen ideas worth consideration.

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MuleSoft ‘Crowd’ Looks To Remove API Speed Bumps; Spur More API Reuse, Collaboration and Fluidity

As APIs have become more critical to enterprise efforts to reshape IT and enable digital transformation, MuleSoft execs say it’s time to remove the speed bumps that can impede API adoption and innovation.  IDN talks with MuleSoft’s Ahyoung An about Crowd, the latest edition of company’s API-led connectivity platform.

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SmartBear Looks To Speed Up Design, Documenting APIs with Updated, Unified Swagger UI and Editor

SmartBear Software is offering a new unified open source Swagger Editor and UI to make it easier to design, document and consume APIs using the OpenAPI/Swagger toolchain.  SmartBear also adds IBM Cloud to its commercial SwaggerHub integrated API platform offering.

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‘Full Life Cycle’ API Management Can Drive Competitive Advantage

As APIs become a popular part of digital transformation, adopters are finding API management across the ‘full lifecycle,’ adds to business impact and ROI.  IDN looks at the study from CA Technologies and Coleman Parkes Research.

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Tibco’s ‘Hybrid Gateway’ for APIs Delivers New-Gen Platform for Digital Business

Tibco Software is unifying API Management, ‘hybrid gateways’ and support for containers with its just-released Tibco Mashery Local 4.0. The product aims to provide a more flexible, secure and reliable end-to-end infrastructure for the digital enterprise -- whether using cloud, on-prem or both. IDN speaks with Tibco’s Ed Julson.

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DreamFactory: Next Chapter in ‘Cool APIs’ May Come with API Automation for App Building

A new dimension of ‘Cool APIs’ in 2017 may be driven by app-centric API automation.  IDN spoke with DreamFactory CEO Bill Appleton about the company’s API automation platform that lets developers assemble apps from a ‘palette’ of reliable, reusable and secure APIs. 

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Cool APIs: Top Tips To Secure Valuable APIs Against Growing Security Threats

IDN continues its ‘Cool APIs’ series with a focus on API Security. As APIs become more and more popular, they are also the target of a growing number of cyberthreats. Experts from Axway, Built.io, CA, MuleSoft, Red Hat, SmartBear, discuss top API threats, how to fight them, effective API Security technologies -- and what’s next.

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CA World: In 2017, APIs Will Be Doorways to DevOps, Digital Transformation

At last month’s CA World, CA Technologies showcased its vision for how an end-to-end approach to APIs has the power to transform IT and business. CA execs share how APIs will be the ‘nervous system’ for digital transformation, and a ‘gateway to DevOps.’

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Cool APIs: Top Experts Share Ripples, Top Take-Aways from Google-Apigee API Deal

Google’s move to purchase API Management firm Apigee for a reported $625 million continues to prove APIs are cool. This deal promises to boost the role APIs will play in the Google Cloud Platform. IDN also found it raises predictions and questions from top API experts on the nature of next-gen infrastructure for the digital enterprise.

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Okta's Identity-Driven API Access Management Securely Connects Apps & Services to Any API

Okta is bringing the power of identity management to securing APIs. Okta API Access Management is designed to help developers and IT secure APIs -- without slowing down API projects.

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Tibco Says Digital Business Requires a “New Age” in API Management Platforms

This summer, Tibco is reshaping API Management. As APIs become more central to digital business projects, Tibco is shipping Mashery Enterprise, a cloud-based API platform that supports an end-to-end API lifecycle with features for both business and IT users.  IDN speaks with Tibco execs.

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