This article explores how to expand new opportunities by leveraging a rest-based API environment to create consumable data from advanced analytics. The main topic discusses the current state of many organizations today

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29 Jun 2018
Accelerating API Delivery by Vanick Digital

In a previous blog post, How to shift your APIs perspective from Systems to Consumers, I went through a case study for a customer who was learning to create API products instead of RESTful integrations. The article focused on how to design swagger definitions for APIs that solve consumer problems and are easy for API consumers to self-service understand, test and requisition.

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30 Apr 2018

You are using nouns and verbs correctly. You are delivering JSON payloads. So why is your service not considered an API? This article uses a customer use case to illustrate the difference between a technically compliant REST service and an API.

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19 Apr 2018

BOT (Business Operations Transformers)

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15 Feb 2018

An effective API program rests on the bedrock of a solid reference architecture. This architecture enables the agile, reliable, performance, and secure delivery of APIs to your developers. However, software tools aren’t the whole story. Let Vanick Digital show you what tools you need to unlock the value of APIs.

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Practical application of API productization requires a convergence of business and technology practices. But productization is not a natural concept for technologists and APIs are not well-understood by business product leaders. What are some approaches for bridging the divide?

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21 Dec 2017

Practical application of API productization requires a convergence of business and technology practices. This article walks through a practical example of how productization concepts get applied to APIs and drives team autonomy.

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Team autonomy is recognized as an important driver of delivery agility. Adoption of API productization concepts can dramatically decrease the need for cross-team collaboration by establishing clear boundaries around both solutions and teams.

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06 Nov 2017

We believe API productization is a critical component in realizing value from your API investments. Productization starts as a mindset yet quickly evolves into both a design strategy and a set of expectations. It is also the basis for establishing an API Lifecycle and shapes your API practice.

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