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

May 14th, 2015 |

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 […]

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

April 30th, 2015 |

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 […]

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

February 10th, 2015 |

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 […]

API Predictions 2015

January 4th, 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 […]

APIcast – The NEW, Free, Cloud-Hosted API Gateway from 3scale

December 10th, 2014 |

No Code Or Hardware Deployment Required. Up to 50,000 Calls Per Day. What Are You Waiting For? 3scale’s primary mission is to make it easier and less expensive to launch and operate an API.  As part of that effort we just launched APIcast, […]

Implementing OAuth2 Flows Is Easier Than Ever

December 1st, 2014 |

New 3scale Option: Configure OAuth2 Flows Directly from the Proxy Integration Wizard We are pleased to announce that implementing OAuth2 flows in the 3scale API Gateway is now easier than ever with the new option to configure OAuth2 flows directly […]

3scale Plugin For Ready! API Makes API Testing Super Sleek

November 25th, 2014 |

Guest Post from 3scale collaboration partner Lorinda Brandon of SmartBear In a recent post in our API Lifecycle series we discussed API best practices and highlighted the importance of tools. Specifically there are still some areas in the API lifecycle […]

How Hit the Front Page of Hacker News

November 25th, 2014 |

How we got there & then what happened… Part 1 Last Thursday we announced that – the first open source search engine for APIs, which we’ve worked on with API Evangelist – had indexed more than 800 APIs. This was a major milestone. Along with our usual promotion, […]

3scale at AWS reInvent in Las Vegas and on the AWS Marketplace

November 21st, 2014 |

Our journey as AWS technology partner has been nothing short of great Last week, a few of us from the 3scale team headed to Las Vegas to attend AWS reInvent, the annual gathering of the global Amazon Web Services community and […]

3scale And API Evangelist Announce Search Engine At 800+ APIs

November 20th, 2014 |

Worlds First Open Source Search Engine Now Lists Many Popular APIs – Google, Twilio, Fitbit, Twitter, Spotify and More   Today, 3scale and API Evangelist are stoked to announce that the APIs.json metadata format for Web API discovery and it’s accompanying […]