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Jan 15, 2020 | By Susanna Bouse
With new systems, applications, and data sources added on a regular basis, IT environments are growing more complex than ever before. To deal with this complexity, organizations are relying on API management solutions that make their environments more tightly connected, facilitating information exchange. It’s no surprise, then, that the API management industry has never been stronger.
Dec 19, 2019 | By Jason Gilmore
One of the most important ideas in the world of software engineering is the concept of loose coupling. In a loosely coupled design, components are independent, and changes in one will not affect the operation of others. This approach offers optimal flexibility and re-usability when components are added, replaced, or modified.
Dec 3, 2019 | By Susanna Bouse
Is Dell Boomi the best API management tool? Discover Boomi reviews, pricing, and some alternatives to Dell Boomi. In less than a decade, cloud computing has gone from being a tech industry buzzword to a well-established best practice. The cloud is so popular that the vast majority of businesses are now using a “multi-cloud” strategy with two or more cloud providers—94 percent of enterprises, according to a study from McKinsey & Company.
Nov 25, 2019 | By Jason Gilmore
These days organizations commonly rely upon dozens of databases, applications, and third-party services for powering critical business infrastructure such as web and mobile applications, business analytics, and customer outreach initiatives. Examples of such indispensable technologies include Microsoft SQL Server, Salesforce, and Intercom.
Nov 20, 2019 | By Susanna Bouse
There are essentially two paths to strategic data storage. The path you choose before you bring in the data will determine what’s possible in your future. Although your company’s objectives and resources will normally suggest the most reasonable path, it’s important to establish a good working knowledge of both paths now, especially as new technologies and capabilities gains wider acceptance.
Dec 23, 2019 | By DreamFactory
Containers and microservices are redefining the software development lifecycle. Developers are empowered to choose best of the breed languages, frameworks, and runtimes to develop software. DevOps teams are dealing with new packaging and deployment mechanisms. Container orchestration tools such as Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, Apache Mesos are changing the way applications are deployed and managed.
Dec 1, 2019 | By DreamFactory
Large enterprise and government organizations often inquire about how the DreamFactory REST API platform helps secure data access. Especially now that a growing number of web and mobile apps need to access sensitive data, and proper controls are imperative in the services used to access that data from an expanding number of apps.
Dec 1, 2019 | By DreamFactory
DreamFactory is a configurable LAMP stack running PHP. As far as the server is concerned, DreamFactory looks like a website written in WordPress or Drupal. Instead of delivering HTML pages, DreamFactory provides JSON documents, but otherwise, the scaling requirements are similar.
Nov 1, 2019 | By DreamFactory
Serverless Computing is considered to be the fourth wave of computing where x86 servers, virtual machines, and containers represented the first three generations. With this new paradigm, developers can squarely focus on the code and without the need to deal with the underlying infrastructure. They never have to plan the number of servers, amount of storage, and the network topology of deployments. Since the platform deals with one function at a time, and functions are the fundamental deployment units, this model is often called Functions as a Service (FaaS).
Oct 21, 2019 | By DreamFactory
You've probably heard the expression "Data is the new oil". Left unrefined your data sits useless in the ground (a database), but when extracted and analyzed it can be extraordinarily valuable. In this webinar DreamFactory CTO Jason Gilmore and Rakuten RapidAPI CEO Jed Ng introduce you to two extraordinarily powerful solutions which can help monetize the data you've worked so hard to mine.
Aug 7, 2019 | By DreamFactory
DreamFactory recently partnered with the popular API Monetization platform Rakuten RapidAPI! In this webinar Rakuten CEO Jed Ng and DreamFactory CTO Jason Gilmore share insights into API monetization, best practices, reuse, and management.
Mar 7, 2019 | By DreamFactory
DreamFactory's role-based access controls make it a snap to tightly restrict API access. Using the point-and-click interface you can create read-only APIs, isolate access to a specific set of endpoints, and much more.
Feb 13, 2019 | By DreamFactory
Enterprises often manage data in multiple databases, often hailing from different vendors and even residing in different clouds. Thanks to DreamFactory's data mesh feature, it's possible to configure your REST API to merge data from disparate databases and present this data within a single response.