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Building Great APIs (Part III) – The need for API Management and Infrastructure

In previous parts of the series we covered the need for APIs to be be valuable, have business models and be easy to adopt. In this post we’ll cover the […]

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Free eBook on the Joining the API Economy

APIs have been growing in important steadily over the last few years but growth this year has exceeded even our high expectations and it is truly becoming the case that […]

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API Rate Limiting Kung-Fu: The Server Side

Adam Green has a great post on programmableweb this morning about Twitter API Rate Limits – with great tips on how to get the most out of the Twitter API […]

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Growing the 3scale API Team in San Francisco

Today is an exciting day at 3scale with two new awesome people joining the team! The first is Kirsten Jones who’s joining as a developer evangelist (general API Ninja in […]

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How APIs Are Changing Application Development

Yesterday we were invited to present at the API Management meetup in San Francisco (see the group info here -> well worth signing up!) and tackled the topic of how […]

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APIs Everywhere in the Cloud

Having worked in the API space for a long time, we’re used to APIs popping up in new places – and cloud computing has long been an obvious driver for […]

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Why API Infrastructure should start at Free

APIs are increasingly becoming core to many Internet Businesses – from mobile to Desktop/Web. From day one at 3scale we’ve always believed that our API Infrastructure should be available for […]

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Reaching 250 APIs

Today is a great milestone for 3scale – reaching 250 customers with APIs managed, that’s a big jump from under 200 earlier this year! The APIs are also highly diverse […]

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Software is eating the world, APIs are Eating Software

Software is Eating the World, APIs are Eating Software

This weekend at the excellent APIDays conference in San Francisco (props to Webshell and Faber Novel for a great event!), we got the chance to think out of the box […]

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Welcome to Planet Distributed

This year’s Gluecon as always was a mix ideas and memes (a great event as always!). Reflecting on the talks and conversations on the flight back, there seemed to be […]

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