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Software & Systems

Why CIOs back API governance to avoid tech sprawl

February 7, 2024

Via: CIO

Most companies have transitioned to become more software-centric, and with this transformation, application programming interfaces (APIs) have proliferated. At the same time, API standards are becoming difficult to enforce among ballooning technology catalogs, influencing a greater emphasis on API governance: […]


Software & Systems

Is API design a lost art?

January 26, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

It’s Friday morning, and you are excited. Today your new generative AI system running on a large public cloud provider is going to begin to work with the existing e-commerce systems that drive 80% of the company’s revenue. The company […]


BI Users, Business Users

Weighing risk and reward with gen AI vendor selection

January 3, 2024

Via: CIO

In mid-November, OpenAI’s board fired the CEO of the company, Sam Altman, the guy who put ChatGPT on the map and ushered in a new era of corporate AI deployments. Within the next three days, nearly all of the company’s […]


Software & Systems

How to measure API performance in ASP.NET Core

November 16, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, let’s not kid ourselves about how fast we’re moving. Many of us, and the software we build, are still too slow. How do we know we’re even making progress? To know for sure that things […]


Software & Systems

3 commandments that should drive every API strategy

October 25, 2023

Via: CIO

In the early 2000s, companies like Amazon, eBay, and Salesforce drove a trend toward standardizing interfaces among web applications. The result was a complete overhaul of how applications were developed and integrated, thanks to a growing network of open web […]


BI Security

Businesses disconnected from realities of API security

September 28, 2023

Via: Computer Weekly

The spread of application-driven businesses has elevated application programming interface (API) security issues to a pressing concern, with the number of incidents arising from vulnerable APIs through the roof and a majority of organisations planning more investment to keep up […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

Leveraging APIs to Drive Data Accessibility and Connectivity

March 21, 2023

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Democratizing data has become a foremost concern for enterprises desiring accessible, streamlined data connectivity, regardless of its consumers’ skill level. As data volume has dramatically increased—and continues to do so by the minute—new techniques have surfaced in driving data connectivity […]


Software & Systems

5 tips for writing better API documentation

July 5, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

When software moved online, so did the documentation. Today, hosted documentation is the norm. But while the formats and delivery methods for documentation have changed, the fundamental goal of explaining software has not. If anything, writing good documentation has become […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

How to Prepare Data for Ingestion and Integration

January 25, 2022

Via: CMSWire

There is an old saying that dates back to the early days of computing that has taken on new meaning today for companies awash in unstructured customer data from multiple disparate sources. That acronym is GIGO, or more commonly known […]


BI Security

The Pitfalls of Traditional Identity and Access Management Solutions

October 29, 2021

Via: DATAVERSITY

Organizations are rapidly adopting new application infrastructures required to create new business models and customer and partner connectivity. While these technological advancements are providing a multitude of opportunities for innovation among businesses, they have also increased cyberthreats and risks introduced […]


BI Users, IT Team

IntegrationOps: The Final Frontier of IT Democratization

July 23, 2021

Via: DATAVERSITY

We now know the story of how, over the past decade, the CIO role has transformed to be that of a coach. IT has morphed into a democratized DevOps team, requiring a new model for leadership. A bevy of new […]


Software & Systems

Machine Learning Transformed: Data Quality and Operational Necessities

July 20, 2021

Via: DATAVERSITY

Machine learning elicits mixed reactions. On the one hand, some consider machine learning a company’s new super power that has “swept enterprise technology, using mass amounts of data and algorithms to make predictions.” At the same time machine learning has […]


Basic Querying, BI Categories

Achieving digital transformation through RPA and process mining

July 8, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

Understanding what you will change is most important to achieve a long-lasting and successful robotic process automation transformation. There are three pillars that will be most impacted by the change: people, process and digital workers (also referred to as robots). […]


BI Users, Business Users, Software & Systems

Edging closer to composable business

May 19, 2021

Via: ComputerWeekly

The role of application programming interfaces (API) in building composable business was one of the key themes of the Mulesoft Connect 2021 virtual conference. In his opening keynote, Mulesoft CEO Brent Hayward said “nearly 60% of customer interactions became digital […]


Software & Systems

What is an API gateway? API simplicity and stability

April 22, 2021

Via: InfoWorld

API gateways are a response to a key outcome of the microservices architecture style: the proliferation of services and their interfaces. The core purpose of an API gateway is to simplify and stabilize the interfaces exposed to clients. In addition […]


BI Users, Executive

API management: What CIOs should know

April 9, 2021

Via: CIO

Application programming interfaces (APIs) are fast proving to be significant tools in creating business value for CIOs embarking on digital transformations or seeking to develop new revenue streams. APIs can translate text, label images, send text messages, check for fraud, […]


BI Users, Data Analyst, IT Team

So You Want to be a Machine Learning Engineer?

March 11, 2021

Via: DATAVERSITY

Ideally, a machine learning engineer would have both the skills of a software engineer and the experience of a data scientist and data engineer. However, data scientists and software engineers usually come from very different backgrounds, and data scientists should […]


BI Users, Business Users

How code reuse drives business change at the DWP

October 11, 2019

Via: ComputerWeekly

The Department for Work and Pensions has created an internal portal based on MuleSoft’s Anypoint platform to manage and promote reuse of a growing number of common application programming interfaces (APIs) that can be shared across different areas of the […]


BI Security, BI Users

Google proposes new privacy and anti-fingerprinting controls for the web

August 22, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Google today announced a new long-term initiative that, if fully realized, will make it harder for online marketers and advertisers to track you across the web. This new proposal follows the company’s plans to change how cookies in Chrome work […]


Software & Systems

5 reasons why your business model may need an API

February 15, 2019

Via: CIO

We all know the benefits that APIs can bring in getting the right data to the right people at the right time. There are enough tools out there to make offering API access to your data a relatively easy experience. […]