OData and Impact on API Design

We're in a data-driven and Web API economy. Web API designers need to define what and how data should be exposed from a variety of apps, services, and stores. What are the challenges of unlocking your data and opening up access in a straightforward and standards-compliant manner? Is OData the right tool for the job? What does it mean from the point of view of designing an API? From the point of view of a developer targeting your API? From a SQL-centric perspective?

 Watch this webcast for a discussion of OData, its API design implications, and the pros and cons of OData as an enabler of data integration and interoperability across Data APIs.