Apigee in the News

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Swisscom hopes to use its data to create customer-facing products and experiences in a similar model to Facebook by 2016, its IT lead revealed.

Friday, September 12, 2014

Coca-Cola will launch a new site to simplify how it opens its APIs for developers to access in a bid to boost consumer marketing.

Friday, September 12, 2014

American department store chain Kohl’s is testing “event-based architecture” which can track online or in-store movements so it can intervene when customers are about to abandon a purchase.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

ComputerworldUK asks the mobile product lead for one of the largest pharmacy retailers in the world what this week’s most-talked-about launch means for business.

 
Thursday, September 11, 2014

When was the last time you dropped off a roll of film to be developed at the local drug store or supermarket? Walgreens software developers were sure there was a way to get people to come back in to pick up pictures again. But the competition was removing its photo development in the face of the growing popularity of digital photography. 

Thursday, September 11, 2014

In San Francisco as part of the I Love APIs Apigee event, Kevin Toms from Philips Hue Developer Program is at the forefront of how an established business is reorienting toward an API-focused digital future. He spoke with ProgrammableWeb about how developers are working with Hue and where the move will take the lightbulb manufacturer.

Thursday, September 11, 2014
Apigee has put together a number of open source tools for creating APIs and a number of related service. The toolkit is called Apigee-127 and it contains the following tools: Swagger Editor 2.0 – authoring API specifications in YAML and generate corresponding documentation; Swagger tools for message validation and routing; Volos.js – libraries for setting up quota, OAuth and caching services; Apache Usergrid – a BaaS providing a number of back-end services: user management, data storage, queues, etc.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

The BBC is working on opening up a common API that will allow its products like iPlayer to be used on other businesses’ devices.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
The open API will allow Philips to open its Hue bulbs to greater innovations from outside developers and partner companies, thereby expanding consumer demand for the innovative bulbs.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Pearson, the global education firm, is using Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) to consolidate its sprawling IT systems across global departments.