swagger

Swagger 2.0 Working Group is Born – 3scale Joins

If you’re a 3scale customer, you’ll know that we’ve had Swagger support since very early on – the framework provides a great way to specify REST API interfaces and also generates the great documentation which you can find on a […]

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3scale now on AWS Marketplace

API Integration With 3scale Quicker And Easier With Amazon Machine Image On AWS Marketplace

If you’re like most tech companies, you’ve probably looked at, or are already using Amazon Web Services to power Web or mobile applications, data processing, warehousing or storage. At 3scale we host our platform on EC2. So it made sense to give […]

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Open Sourcing The UN Data API

Link to repository: https://github.com/3scale/un_data_api Link to wiki: https://github.com/3scale/un_data_api/wiki Sign up for the API: https://www.undata-api.org/ We are excited to announce that we have open-sourced our UN Data API. We built this API for a few reasons. First, to make the data […]

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Building APIbunny – using Fortune.js and JSONAPI

If you’re part of the API world you may have heard of the APIbunny contest we launched last Friday. Here’s the story behind this 3-day project. What is people’s favorite sport during Easter? Egg hunting of course. At 3scale we […]

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Software Engineering for Mobile

The Five Elements Of Software Engineering For Mobile (Part 2)

This is the second part of our series about the five elements of software engineering for mobile. Part one was about the main differences and challenges of software engineering for mobile vs “conventional” software engineering. This blog post series is […]

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Software Engineering for Mobile

The Five Elements Of Software Engineering For Mobile (Part 1)

I was invited to give a keynote talk to computing students at the Imperial College during the kick-off event for their summer group projects, aimed at the development of an innovative web or mobile-based app. I was asked to talk […]

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APItools

Growing the API Ecosystem – APItools for App Consumers

Yesterday was a big day for us because we announced APItools – our new service for API Consumers (Developers and Ops teams that use APIs day in day out). While we’re hard at work on our main API Management products […]

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API Codex Adds Tools

Here at 3scale, we’re completely committed to making sure that anyone can have a successful API.  Our API management product offerings provide a mature, trusted interface to handle your needs – as do many other companies – but many of […]

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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

3SCALE Provides API Proxy for Amazon’s AWS

Flexible, High Performance, Zero Latency & Free – This Service Get’s AWS Users Up And Running Their APIs in Just a Few Clicks   3SCALE has a large number of customers running their APIs on Amazon AWS.  Until now, they’ve […]

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TUTORIAL: Fast Web API Deployment on Windows Azure

Because APIs are platform agnostic they can be deployed on any platform. In the past we’ve covered tutorials on Heroku and Amazon deployments. Today’s tutorial is fast web API deployment on Windows Azure. We will use Ruby Grape gem to […]

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