Monthly Archives: December 2013

Sachin Agarwal

API vs. SOA? Are they different?

There has been a lot of talk about APIs vs. SOA, and there is still a lot of confusion about whether APIs are different or similar to SOA. The needle keeps swinging from one side to another, with API purists trying to detach themselves completely from SOA and the SOA die-hards claiming that APIs are… Continue reading →

Roberto Medrano

There’s Business, and Then There’s API Business

Your business, while certainly complex in its operations and delivery, runs on pretty much the same principles that all businesses run on. You have a product (which could be a hard good, soft good, or a service) that you try to optimize for customers (product strategy, engineering, development), communicate to customers (marketing), and sell to… Continue reading →

Ian Goldsmith

PCI – What it is, and why you should care

As you start researching API Management solutions you’ll quickly see that there are a wide range of varying statements about PCI Compliance.  I thought it might be a good idea to clear up a few misconceptions about PCI, and tell you why should care about it, even if your company isn’t in the Payment Card… Continue reading →