Thanks to all who participated in last week's Webinar, Scaling APIs: Predicting, Preparing for & Overcoming Challenges, in which we examined common bottlenecks and hurdles encountered when scaling your API. We discussed some tips and tricks for how to overcome those challenges as your API traffic grows 10x, 100x, 1000x . . . The video (~50 min.) and slides are below.
Thanks to all who participated in last week's Why APIs Webinar in which Brian explored why APIs are important to your organization, which strategy is right for you (Internal, Partners, Customers or Open API), as well as how to map your API strategy to your objectives and target channels. The video (~30 min.) and slides are below. Thanks @landlessness.
In March, we tried something a little different with our Webinars - a series of short presentations (~30 min. each).
Our first "shorts" series covered the API Facade Design Pattern. Here are the links to the video and slides for all 4 Webinars.
Also NEW in July 2012: We've created a new eBook with the API Facade material: API Facade Pattern: A Simple Interface to a Complex System - Download it here.
Thanks to all who participated in the HATEOAS 101 Webinar this week. The video (~30 min.) and slides are below. Check them out for an introduction to the core principles, examples, and a look at the value of the approach for API providers and app developers. Thanks @landlessness.
Thanks to all who participated in the fourth and final episode in the Webinar Shorts series on the API Facade pattern. The fourth episode covers people considerations—the team structures, the roles and responsibilities and the politics—for building and using an API facade. The video (~22 min.) and slides are below. Thanks @landlessness.
Last week O'Reilly hosted a webinar by the authors of the new O'Reilly book "APIs: A Strategy Guide." Video and slides are below. The book is an overview of API strategy for business executives and this webinar dives into both public and private API strategies. Thanks to O'Reilly, @daniel_jacobson, @gbrail and @danwoodscito.
Thanks to all who participated in the third episode in the Webinar Shorts series on the API Facade pattern. The third episode covers technology for an API facade. The video (~15 min.) and slides are below. Thanks @landlessness. Check out the videos and slides for all 4 episodes.