Our recent webcast entitled “Why APIs are not SOA++” was a popular one. Here are answers to all of the questions and comments you submitted that we didn't have time to address during the presentation.
When you hear the word “app,” we hope you don’t just think of Angry Birds on your iPhone. True, apps like this compel consumers to buy mobile devices, and they’re an important part of the app economy. But apps are also spreading through enterprise IT.
Our June 2013 update for the Apigee API Platform delivers a number of new features including the ability to easily build a REST endpoint for a SOAP back-end service. The wizard based approach makes it easy to model your SOAP API as REST, with meaningful resource names and verbs generated from the SOAP operations.
Check out this short video for a summary.
Open source has a role in all types of computing.
It has always reduced barriers to entry to a particular platform or programming model.
But in cloud computing open source plays a new role - driving the rate of evolution of the infrastructure to match pace with the rate of evolution of an early market.
Open Source in Cloud Platforms
Open source platforms like Xen, OpenNebula, and Eucalyptus enable universities and early-stage adopters to deploy the core platforms without financial risk. No up-front commitment in a cash-poor environment like the...