Practical problems that software architects on modern product teams face increasingly go far beyond the familiar. Case in point: “Big Data” doesn’t just mean petabytes of data or a data-set that doesn’t fit in a single large RDBMS, anymore. A “distributed system” doesn’t just mean a clever multi-tier architecture or even an AWS deployment happily […]
TechTalk: Mobile World Congress 2014 Panel Discussion on Top Trends
Live panel of mobile and API experts discussing major trends and developments coming out of Mobile World Congress 2014.
TechTalk: Optimizing APIs Using Akamai and Layer7
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.
TechTalk: APIs – Fueling Cloud, IoT, Mobile, BigData featuring Matt Mclarty
Live interactive Q&A with Layer7’s VP, Client Solutions and use-case expert Matt McLarty responded to questions. We discussed how APIs are fueling today’s biggest tech trends: cloud, IoT, Mobile, Social, BigData.
TechTalk: The Internet of Things featuring Holger Reinhardt
Live discussion on the Internet of Things (IoT). Our special guest — Layer7 Product Architect and IoT expert Holger Reinhardt — answered questions live.
TechTalk: API Management Use Cases Across Industries featuring Alex Gaber
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.
TechTalk: Enterprise Mobility and BYOD
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 […]
TechTalk: SSO and OAuth Across Mobile Applications Tech Talk Featuring Francois Lascelles
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 […]
TechTalk: Growing Your APIs with the Elasticity of the Amazon Cloud
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 […]
TechTalk: Applying the USE Paradigm When Designing Your APIs featuring Mike Amundsen
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