Technology

Integrate Pushpin With 3scale

December 14th, 2015 |

Get a real-time, high performing platform to manage and make the most of your WebSocket API This blog post will provide you with a very simple tutorial demonstrating how you can integrate Pushpin with 3scale, open a persistent connection with […]

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

November 5th, 2015 |

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 […]

Streaming APIs and the Internet of Things

September 29th, 2015 |

In a recent study, the McKinsey Global Institute concluded that the Internet of Things (IOT) has an economic potential of up to $11.1 trillion a year by 2025. APIs – specifically streaming APIs – enable the IOT vision to become […]

Hybrid API Management Architectures Done Right

July 30th, 2015 |

At 3scale we’ve always been fairly opinionated about the right way to architect API Management, and since founding have had a hybrid architecture at our core. So with Apigee today announcing an architecture with some similarities we figured it would […]

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

July 1st, 2015 |

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 […]

3scale Copyrights Database Store API

June 30th, 2015 |

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 […]

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

June 30th, 2015 |

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 […]

Rails + jspm >= ECMAScript 6 awesomeness

June 26th, 2015 |

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 […]

Packing list for Startupbus

May 28th, 2015 |

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 […]

APIs.JSON: Bootstrapping The Web of APIs

May 20th, 2015 |

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. […]