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The OpenAPI Specification at Cloud Expo Europe

The Open API Initiative is still a very new organization, and it’s great to get the opportunity to talk to new audiences about it. Thanks to the OW2 consortium’s kind invitation, we got the chance to do that in two […]

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Call for Talks – APIStrat Boston 2016

Help Build the APIStrat Program You Want to See Preliminary Date(s): October 19th – 21th, 2016 The Call For Papers for APIStrat Boston is now open. Submit your talk proposals before midnight on May 20th, 2016 and we’ll try to […]

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Entering the Platform Age: 3 Key Lessons for Generating Real Platform Value

Last week we had the pleasure of attending the awesome APIDays Australia event in Melbourne – congratulations to the team at Sixtree and APIDays for pulling off a great event (check out Frank Arrigo’s great write up!). The “Platforms for […]

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2016 API Predictions

The API field progressed in leaps and bounds in 2015 with impressive new APIs, standards advances, conferences and unfortunately also more negative events like security breaches (see our 2015 roundup). Given all that activity, it’s a tough call to guess […]

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2015 API Predictions Year in Review

With the end of the year fast approaching and the next just around the corner, it’s nice to grab a bit of time to reflect on what 2015 brought us and what might be next. The year wrapped up with […]

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Launching the Linux Foundation Open API Initiative to Help Drive the Web of APIs

We’re proud to be supporting the launch of the new Linux Foundation collaborative effort for Web APIs: the Open API Initiative (see the announcement here). The initiative will take forward the great foundational work done under the Swagger banner by […]

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APIs Supercharge your FTEs!

If you were doing some reading over the Labor Day weekend in the US, you may have stumbled across Guarav Jain‘s interesting TechCrunch piece “APIs Are The New FTEs“. Guarav makes the point that often a modern SAAS service, in […]

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APIStrat Austin’s First Keynote Speakers Announced – Call For Papers Still Open!

Work on the APIStrat Austin program has started at a rapid pace, and we have two early keynote speakers to confirm with Neha Sampat, CEO of built.io, and enterprise thought leader Dion Hinchcliffe being announced today. They both bring awesome […]

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New eBook – The API Owner’s Manual: Best Practices of Successful API Teams

There have been some great pieces written about APIs and API management over the year (many of them listed on our API Codex). There have also been influential books – from Richardson, Amundsen and Ruby’s RESTful Web APIs book to […]

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Announcing APIStrat 2015: Austin, Texas!

We’re super excited to announce this year’s United States API Strategy and Practice event! The conference will be held in Austin, Texas between the 18th and 20th of November – save the dates! The event follows in the same spirit […]

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