Trying to stay in shape is one of those never-ending life battles that I’ve come to expect as I get older. I’ve bounced between being a healthy shape and a not-so-healthy one for years and I’ve managed to live life just outside the edge of ideal fitness. A few months back, I reached an apex […]
Did you know that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month in the US? While I usually emphasize the enormous potential of the Internet of Things (IoT), let’s use the occasion to look at the security risks of the Internet of really vulnerable things. Over the last couple of months, a casual observer could have noticed a variety […]
This live, interactive event featured Akamai’s Gary Ballabio alongside Layer7’s Francois Lascelles. They chatted and discussed CDN API Management Using Optimized API Distribution.
Live discussion on the Internet of Things (IoT). Our special guest — Layer7 Product Architect and IoT expert Holger Reinhardt — answered questions live.
Our latest TechTalk discussing leading-edge API Management use cases from the field. Our guest expert — Layer7 API Evangelist Alex Gaber — outlined how organizations across industry sectors are using API Management to securely expose their information assets to partners, developers, mobile apps and cloud services.
Smartphones, tablets and the apps they run are revolutionizing the way we work. With the BYOD movement gaining strength in the enterprise, executives and managers cannot afford to ignore the existence of workforce mobility — or the security risks it creates. Matt McLarty and Leif Bildoy of Layer7 discussed how enterprises can realize the opportunities […]
We hosted a live interactive TechTalk on security and Single Sign-On (SSO) for mobile applications. And welcomed back Layer7′s Chief Architect and resident OAuth expert Francois Lascelles. He discussed how to provide SSO for mobile applications, without compromising the security of the apps or the APIs that power them. Francois also took questions throughout the […]
Understanding the cloud API model isn’t always easy. So, on January 29, we had a live discussion about publishing APIs in the AWS cloud, which may help answer questions surrounding exposing APIs in cloud environments. I’m excited to welcome Layer7 Senior Software Developer Hirbod (Rod) Moshfeghi as our special guest for this TechTalk. Despite some […]
This time around, Mike talked about Applying the USE Paradigm When Designing Your APIs. The USE (Usable, Scalable, Evolvable) paradigm provides an extremely useful guide when creating high-level interfaces for your existing business objects and data storage
Building cloud- and API-driven mobile apps introduces complex challenges around syncing, caching and securing data. API Evangelist Alex Gaber discussed tools and frameworks for addressing these challenges.