API Design

Design a New API in the Akana API Designer

In this video you will learn how to design an API in the Akana API Designer in 5 minutes.    You can then export the API design in Swagger, RAML, WSDL or WADL to be used to generate server side or client side code.

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Be the Disruptor – The Digital API Value Chain

There will be 150 billion connected devices by 2020.  New digital businesses have already disrupted value chains across every industries.   APIs are at the center of the digital Business.   You need to understand what assets you have that can be exposed digitally, what … Continued

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APIs: A Soup to Nuts Analysis

Akana CTO Alistair Farquharson was a featured speaker at Dataweek’s API World conference. In this presentation, he explains how APIs must be developed as a product, and how you can prepare to capitalize on your API by thinking about: your business purpose, cost/benefit analysis for … Continued

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Unified Security for APIs, Apps, and Mobile

Alistair Farquharson, CTO of Akana, describes issues and opportunities with private APIs that enable enterprise applications to communicate and transact with one another. This presentation was given at DataWeek’s API World in San Francisco in October, 2013.

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APIs and Services: One Platform or Two?

Akana’s mission is to power the API Economy with products that enable our customers to plan, build, run and share APIs through comprehensive cloud and on-premise solutions for API lifecycle, security, management and developer engagement. The world’s largest companies including Bank of America, Pfizer, and … Continued

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Using APIs for Better Business Partnerships

Akana CTO Alistair Farquarson discusses how to the management of APIs across their complete life cycle enables businesses to succeed in the new “API Economy”. The API economy functions when businesses can easily connect the backend systems with mobile App developers and business partenrs. Getting … Continued

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