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Updated Tutorial: How to deploy an NGINX API gateway on Heroku

Control Access, Monitor Traffic & Manage your API with 3scale At 3scale, we recommend using NGINX as an API proxy for several reasons, including its outstanding performance and extensibility, thanks to the Lua scripting support. When used with the 3scale […]

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3scale Copyrights Database Store API

In response to today’s Supreme Court decision not to rule in the Oracle v. Google case, 3scale has decided to reconsider its previous position on copyright and APIs and is today announcing its copyright ownership over the newly developed Database […]

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Updated Tutorial: How to deploy an API on Amazon EC2 for AWS rookies

At 3scale we find Amazon to be a fantastic platform for running APIs due to the complete control you have on the application stack. However for people new to AWS, the learning curve is quite steep. So we put together […]

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ECMAScript 6

Rails + jspm >= ECMAScript 6 awesomeness

From the buzz on Twitter and blog posts, you could feel that ECMAScript 6 was finally coming. It has many things we’ve wished for for years, so it makes sense to start new projects with it in mind. ECMAScript 6 […]

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Packing list for Startupbus

Five developer tools to save time on the road We are only a week away from the StartupBus kick-off party that we’ll be hosting at 3scale HQ in San Francisco. Since the bus will leave the next day, it’s already […]

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APIs.JSON: Bootstrapping The Web of APIs

It’s been a year since we first published APIs.JSON together with Kin Lane and APIEvangelist and the idea has taken hold in all sorts of ways – not least in the 900+ APIs now listed on APIs.io using the format. […]

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How to load test & tune performance on your API (Part II)

These posts are based on Mark’s presentation at APIStrat/APIDays Berlin. The video is now available on YouTube. Here is the second part of our how-to on running a load test on your API. In the first part, we walked through […]

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How to load test & tune performance on your API (Part I)

The role of APIs has evolved a lot over the past few years. Not long ago, web APIs were mainly used as simple integration points between internal systems. That is no longer true. Nowadays, APIs often are the core system […]

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Red Hat and 3scale: Enabling Success in the API Economy

3scale and Red Hat JBoss have joined forces to provide a full-stack API solution. The package includes design, development, and hosting of an API using Red Hat JBoss xPaaS for Openshift solutions — combined with 3scale’s API management platform for full […]

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API Predictions 2015

2014 was a great year for APIs. There were new technologies, and a lot more reach and relevance as API deployments broadened. We just posted the evaluations for our 2014 predictions and there were a few surprises. Predicting 2015 is […]

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