A lot of feedback we heard from our developer contest was about how much a console would help for learning our API. We are happy to announce that, partnered with Apigee, we have launched a API console that is now available from our developer portal. This console not only enumerates and shows examples for all the different APIs Zappos offers, but also let's a developer make requests to those calls and shows the response, all in the same window.
The API represents what Sam Rami of Apigee compares to the evolution of the 20th century supply chain. In the post-war economy, the supply chain changed our geographies. It transformed how we delivered goods to the market. With the advent of the modern highway, we created hubs that connected transportation systems which converged at central points. Through this we saw the emergence of a new commerce based culture.
You don’t have to get hit by the proverbial bus to know it hurts, and you don’t have to make the same mistakes other devs have made on your way to a functional, widely used, efficiently managed API. In our final post on API management, our panel of experts has returned to give a few oft-committed mistakes for companies or developers offering an API for the first time — and how you can avoid them.
April 14, 2011 -- Shanley Kane works on the product team at Apigee, a company that offers a range of API tools for developers and software companies. She says the key to mass adoption of your API is making it as simple to use as possible.
April 8, 2011 -- APIs are a hot topic among developers these days. Companies ranging from startups to large enterprises are offering them, and APIs have, to an extent, become the lifeblood of interdependent web services.
March 7, 2011 -- Apigee (see previous CloudAve coverage), formerly known as Sonoa Systems, last week announced that they are opening up their API console to all the providers. They initially started off with API console supporting Twitter and Facebook. Over a period, they started working with LinkedIn, Paypal, etc...
SANTA CLARA, CA, Feb 1, 2011 (AdAge) -- It seems like it was only a few years ago that we were breathlessly talking about mashing up Flickr photos with Google Maps to create something entirely new. But now when we talk of mashups it's seemingly only to describe music, like DJ Gregg Gillis of Girl Talk whom mixes-and-matches hundreds of pop songs at a staggering rate.
SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - November 2, 2010) - Apigee, the leading provider of API products and services, announced today that Demandbase, a technology company providing B2B marketing performance-improvement solutions, is using the Apigee Enterprise platform for security policy management of its API for its Real-Time ID Service.
SANTA CLARA, CA, Sep 28, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Apigee, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise API management solutions, today announced that Constant Contact, Inc. (CTCT 23.00, +1.24, +5.70%), a leading provider of email marketing, social media marketing, event marketing, and online survey tools for small organizations, has selected its API management solutions to power the Constant Contact AppConnect API.