With a virtual gold-rush in mobile app development, the race is on to create powerful apps but also the most compelling user experiences. Designing for a touch interface and a small profile is a unique proposition and lessons learned from web or desktop app development will go only so far.
So you extend your data and services as APIs to power features like social, personalization, analytics, more. But it's not just about having an API! What makes a great API that developers will be successful building against? What's the best architecture? How do you build clients that use APIs? How is making an API call different than request/response?
In this video (7:15) we examine a simple use case and demonstrate how to use the Apigee Platform to expose a standard SAP backend and convert a JSON request into a SOAP SAP back-end request.
You will see that in a matter of minutes, with no coding and taking advantage of capabilities like XSLT, you can make it possible for mobile apps to consume services from an ERP backend system.
In this video (6:22) we take a look at a simple use case showcasing how easily Apigee enables a transformation that can typically be a complex example in a Telco environment - A Telco XML/SOAP style backend (ParlayX) converted to the GSMA OneAPI.
Can you or your partners quickly prototype a new app or script that uses Cloud APIs? What if they already have code for a different Cloud provider’s APIs?
Jen Mazzon introduces Developer Channel Services - a component of the Apigee API Platform. Developer Channel Services enable you to get developers up and running quickly. Make a good first impression, increase developer adoption, and build community with a complete portal that offers frictionless on-boarding and interactive API documentation.