Cloud APIs and frameworks News
September 09, 2016
Google API management tools get a major upgrade with Apigee to support designing and maintaining APIs to fit enterprise needs -- plus the chance to one-up market leader AWS.
March 25, 2015
Azure App Service combines existing tools and adds cross-platform capabilities for streamlined mobile and Web application development.
February 18, 2015
Pivotal's big data tools are being open sourced, as the company tries to gain traction in a market where transparency and portability are paramount.
January 16, 2015
IBM SoftLayer shops praise the Bluemix platform and Watson API, but can Big Blue win the hearts and minds of developers elsewhere?
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An open API, also known as a public API, is an application programming interface that allows the owner of a network-accessible service to give universal access to consumers of that service, such as developers. Continue Reading
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