Resources

Webcasts

API Security From The DevOps And CSO Perspectives

 

Predictive Analytics on Big Data: DIY or Buy?

 

API Design: An Adoption-Centered Approach

 

Why APIs are Different than Integration

 

Powering Web and Mobile Apps for Government Agencies

 

APIs and IT Rationalization

 

Edge and Node.js: New Possibilities for the API Tier

 

Six KPIs Every CDO Should Know and Love

 

API Maturity Model

 

Node.js: Extending the Programmability of Edge

 

Monetization: The Right Business Model for Your Digital Assets

 

Digital Strategy: An API-Based Digital Future

 

Crafting APIs for Mobile Apps: Everything You Need to Know

 

Training: Build your first Native App for iOS with Objective-C

 

Building Engaging Apps: Why You Should Fall in Love with Push Notifications!

 

SOA in the API World - Facades, Transactions, Stateless Services

 

DevOps & Apps: Building and Operating Successful Mobile App

 

Accenture Technology Vision 2013: An API-Centric Perspective

 

Successful Transition from SOA to APIs for the App Economy: Bending the Spoon

 

Redefine Omni-Channel Retailing - Harness the Power of APIs

 

From Napkin to App: Rapidly Prototype and Build for Mobile

 

API Design: Third Edition

 

The New Three Tier Architecture: HTML5, Proxies & APIs

 

Essential API Facade Patterns: Part 4 - Synchronous to Asynchronous Conversion

 

Essential API Facade Patterns: Part 3 - One Phase to Two Phase Conversion

 

Essential API Facade Patterns: Part 2 - Session Management

 

APIs Inside the Enterprise: SOA Displacement?

 

Essential API Facade Patterns: Part I - Composition

 

API Management for the Software-Defined Network (SDN)

 

API Design Tour: Dell

 

Bringing the App Economy to Enterprise IT

 

Applying Universal Design Principles to API Initiatives

 

Building a Mobile Data Platform with Cassandra - Apigee Under the Hood

 

OAuth 2.0: Don't Throw the Baby Out with the Bathwater

 

API Design Tour: Digital River

 

Skeuomorphs, Databases & Mobile Performance

 

OData and Impact on API Design

 

APIs and Copyright - Monopolizing Ideas or Affording Protection?

 

Big Data: Beyond the 'Bigness' and the Technology

 

Mobile Apps 101 - Key patterns you need to know

 

Scaling APIs: Predict, Prepare for, Overcome the Challenges

 

Why APIs? Second Edition

 

The API Facade Pattern: Technology - Episode 3

 

API Product Management - Driving Success through the Value Chain

 

The API Facade Pattern: Common Patterns - Episode 2

 

The API Facade Pattern: Overview - Episode 1

 

Visibility at the Edge - Deep Insights from Your API

 

Running an API at huge scale

 

API Trends - What to expect in 2012?

 

Mobile APIs - Optimizing APIs for Many Devices

 

Bigger, Better Business With OAuth

 

RESTful API Design - Second Edition

 

Amundsen's Dogs, Information Halos and APIs: The epic story of your API Strategy

 

10 Patterns in Successful API Programs

 

Digital Business Basics

Your API is not a Website!

 

Boss, We Need an API!

 

OAuth: The Big Picture

 

Does your API need to be PCI-Compliant?

 

API Metrics - What to Measure?

 

RESTful API Design - Beware of Dogma (First Edition)

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Developer Adoption

Your API Sucks! Why Developers Hang Up and How to Stop That

 

API Technology & Operations

 

eBooks

Digital transformation describes how companies are using technology to add a digital dimension to customer or partner experiences, change the way employees do their jobs, or add new lines of business. These kinds of experiences are no longer just conveniences. These five key trends are making digital transformation an imperative for businesses today.
This research report, which is based upon an online survey of 800 IT decision makers at large companies across the globe, the Apigee Institute reveals patterns for success with a key digital business capability: building and deploying apps.
eBook: Beyond ESB Architecture with APIs
Powering interactions via apps requires a new architecture. Companies today seek to leverage the latest forms of mobile and rich-client engagement to build new experiences. In recent years, apps have transformed from the means of content access and data entry to being the primary channels of interaction between a company and its customers and employees.
eBook: APIs and IT Rationalization
These days, technology leaders are asked to do more and move faster. But they usually aren’t given any more budget to meet the demands of a fast evolving, agile, responsive enterprise. Winning in today’s environment requires more intelligent ways to achieve our goals; this, in turn, requires finding ways to remove unnecessary spend from our budgets, and freeing more dollars for innovation.
eBook: APIs are Different than Integration
Many developers and architects see APIs as an evolution and continuation of the integration-based architectures that have long been in use within enterprise IT. However, this is a limited view that misses the larger realization that APIs have become a foundational technology for the development of robust and scalable enterprise applications.
Web API Design
Application developers are the customers of a Web API. Success is measured by how quickly app developers enjoy success using your API in their applications, and rapid adoption of a Web API is all about design. This e-book will help you make design choices from the application developer’s point of view so that the benefits of proven design principles and best practices will make your initiative a success.
Securing the Digital Enterprise
With the explosive growth in API use in every sector, business unit leaders at enterprises that are undergoing digital transformations are calling upon their chief security officers to ensure the security of APIs. Security must be built into the APIs themselves. But that’s not enough. Threat protection, identity services, infrastructure security, and compliance also must be top of mind. This eBook provides a framework to help CSOs consider API security.
OAuth: The Big Picture
OAuth has become standard practice for large social media APIs and it's becoming common across enterprise APIs. OAuth is good for your customers' security and experience making is critical if you want adoption on your API. This e-book will help you understand how OAuth fits with APIs and the emerging world of open platforms, its advantages and challenges, what role it can play for your products, and without having to know the fine details of the protocol.
Governance, Risk, Compliance & APIs
By their nature, APIs are meant to enable transactional business activity without prior restraint, and they are major tools for innovation and experimentation. APIs save organizations money through reuse and consistency.This paper shows how GRC and APIs interact in today’s enterprises. Furthermore, it shows that using an API management platform can streamline governance and compliance.
Are You Where Your Customers Are?
As the main venue of ecommerce moves from websites to mobile devices, retailers see apps as the new channels and means of conversations with partners and customers. If you own a digital or mobility program for retail, this eBook helps you meet the challenges of building a digitally enabled customer experience, digitizing business processes, and creating your own digital business model and roadmap.
Apigee API Platform: Deployment Models
Today we are seeing an explosion of information consumption. Enterprises must reach a growing global audience that has moved beyond the browser to thousands of mobile and social apps on hundreds of connected devices. APIs power this new application and mobile driven economy, and you need an API platform that fits and evolves with your business model. This paper outlines the options for Apigee Enterprise deployment.
Apigee API Exchange
Companies across all industries - including telco, healthcare, financial services, and more - are striving to innovate and create digital ecosystems. At the same time, market fragmentation slows developer adoption and restricts participation in the app economy. Apigee API Exchange delivers API federation and simplifies the development of cross-enterprise APIs in any industry where fragmentation is an issue.
API Façade Pattern
As the API and apps economy continues to evolve, a design problem arises for API designers when internal systems are too complex to expose directly to app developers. The goal of an API Facade Pattern is to make those internal systems accessible to app developers. This e-book examines the API Facade design pattern – what it is, why it's important, and the best practices for crafting one from the perspective of the app developer.

Customer Stories

Pearson eCollege: Building New Experiences for Education via APIs
Adobe Pass: Taking TV Everywhere from Concept to Reality
Tradier: Building a Business on an API-first Strategy
Walgreens: Putting an API Around Their Stores
TradeKing: Using APIs to Deliver Next-Generation Trading Experiences
Sears: Leading the Retail Industry Transformation Through Technology
Samtrafiken: Innovation in Public Transportation via APIs
Pearson Plug & Play: Connecting with New Audiences Through an Innovative API Platform
NDS: Turning API Data into Fresh Insights on User Behavior
Motley Fool: Building the World's Greatest Investment Community with APIs
mBlox: Providing Developers with Enterprise-Grade Mobile Engagement APIs
Innotas: Driving Critical Visibility and Better Business Decisions with APIs
Infogroup: Powering a Real-time Data Platform with Flexible, Intuitive APIs
Digital River: Extending & Modernizing an API-Based Commerce Platform
Dell: Providing Multi-Channel Access & New Capabilities with APIs
Cars.com: Using APIs to Distribute and Convey Data in an Efficient & Consumable Manner
Bechtel: Improving Workforce Efficiency and Productivity via APIs
Live Nation: Accelerating Event-Ticketing Innovation with APIs

Videos

Digital Strategy

Digital Transformation: How to Create the Right Team

Digital Strategy

Digital Transformation: How to get Agile for APIs

Digital Strategy

Abhi Ingle, Vice President, Ecosystem & Innovation at AT&T - iloveapis 2013

Abhi Ingle, Vice President, Ecosystem & Innovation at AT&T

Digital Strategy

Dick Lynch, President FB Associates - iloveapis 2013

Richard Lynch, President of FB Associates

Digital Strategy

Sal Visca, CTO, Elastic Path - iloveapis2013

Sal Visca, CTO at Elastic Path

Digital Strategy

Nick Pudar, General Motors OnStar - iloveapis 2013

Nick Pudar, Director of Developer Ecosystem for General Motors

Digital Strategy

Mike Debnar, Senior Director, Digital Guest Experience, 7-Eleven - iloveapis2013

Mike Debnar, Senior Director, Digital Guest Experience, 7-Eleven

Digital Strategy

Nick Katsivelos, VP Technology and Strategy R/GA - iloveapis 2013

Nick Katsivelos, VP and Managing Director of Technology & Strategy at R/GA

Products

API Monetization

Developer Adoption

Self-service Reports for Developers

Products

Edge Developer Services Overview

Digital Business Basics

Engage Developers with a Developer Portal

Analytics

App Analytics: Data logging and visualization

Analytics

Custom Metrics and Dimensions

Products

Investigate Anomolies with Edge Analytics

Analytics

Traffic Composition Tool Demo

Analytics

Edge Analytics Dashboard Tour

Products

SAP Access: Enabling Mobile Apps to Consume Services from an ERP Backend

API Design

Telco APIs: ParlayX-to-OneAPI - SOAP-to-REST Transformation

API Lifecycle

Migrating Customers Easily to Your Cloud Services: Transformations & the API Platform

Products

Backend-as-a-Service: Drastically reducing mobile app implementation time

Products

Apigee Enterprise: Analytics Services Product Updates June 2013

Analytics Services: Unlocking the Potential of Your Data

Products

How To: Customize an API you don't control - JSON to XML transformation

How To:Transform any JSON API into an XML API

Articles

Products

Learn to Build Apps with a BaaS - Apigee Developer Tutorial on Codeacademy

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