Featured reports, presentations, video, and other helpful resources.
Performance Matters: How to load test & tune your API
Learn how to successfully load test and tune your API for better performance
This tutorial describes the best way to successfully run a load test on your API. We’ll start with a simple, unmeasured API, and progress to adding an access control layer and making sure that everything is battle-tested and ready to handle production traffic.
The Platform Vision of API Giants
This collection of short stories describes the API providers that have changed how we think about the industries they serve through building distributed ecosystems of partners and developers and inventing entirely new industries and business models. Their data, content, and other digital assets have become part of the fabric of how we do business and govern in 2015.
Winning in the API Economy
This book provides an introduction to how software and APIs are radically changing the way organizations do business. It covers the emergence of the API Economy and the key areas of any organization that require APIs from enabling internal innovation, to distribution, partner and customers ecosystems to securing mobile back-end systems.
White Paper: What is an API?
This paper is meant to help executives and managers understand what APIs are, why they are important, and how API strategy is a key part of the ongoing evolution of technology. While the subject matter is technical, you do not have to be a programmer or software architect to find value in this white paper.