In this webcast: Economic Models for Reinventing Telcos - Innovation with APIs, Andreas Constantinou of VisionMobile and Bala Kasiviswanathan of Apigee discussed the economic models Telcos can adopt to evolve their businesses across communications, content, and consumers to stay relevant in today's economy in which mobile platforms, OTT disruptors, and thousands of apps encompassing all user n
In this webcast: From Napkin to App: Rapidly Prototype and Build for Mobile., Brian Mulloy and Alan Languirand discuss the lessons they've learned quickly getting from concept to app. They provide a recipe for rapid app development and a list of the tools and techniques to successfully get from concept to prototype in just a few days.
In this webcast, API Design: Third Edition, our hosts drew upon the discussions and implementations with hundreds of crafters and technologists that have helped further shape their API design thinking in the 12 months since the previous edition of RESTful API Design.
In this webcast: The New Three Tier Architecture: HTML5, Proxies & APIs, @landlessness and @kevinswiber discussed the 3-tier architecture of presentation, logic and data and the technologies that underlay these tiers, which power the mobile web. Behind the logic and presentation layers, the data tier is traditionally driven by relational databases. Today, with rich APIs available for developers to store application data, a traditional RDB is often not used by modern apps.
API facade is an important design pattern in an API designer's toolbox and a powerful tool for app developers who need to work with APIs they don't control. In a 4 part series of webcasts, our hosts explore essential patterns that enable API teams and app developers to implement and improve their API designs and apps.
Telecommunications companies are part of the most pervasive and critical infrastructure in every country on earth. They cater to millions of customers, and worldwide they generate approximately $1.5 trillion in business revenue. Telecommunications and the Web are merging and the potential of Telco apps and APIs has expanded dramatically. This e-book describes how telcos must make fundamental shifts in technology and business models if they are to remain competitive.