API Connect

November 20, 2017

Webinar: (Case study) GreenQ uses serverless technology to improve city services

As the leanest form of container-based application computing, serverless functions as a service (FaaS) run code exactly when needed, at exactly the right scale, either through direct API invocation or as triggered by specific other events. Functions are powerfully well-suited for managing API connections across clouds, processing IoT data streams, and implementing connections between microservices […]

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November 6, 2017

Introducing the IBM Cloud Lite account

What if you had unlimited time to tap into a growing ecosystem of AI-infused services and runtimes to build your apps? And what if you could do it at no cost? Today, we're making that possible. We are excited to announce the IBM® Cloud Lite account - a free account that never expires. Ever. Seriously.

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November 1, 2017

Introducing the IBM Cloud Lite account

What if you had unlimited time to tap into a growing ecosystem of AI-infused services and runtimes to build your apps? And what if you could do it at no cost? Today, we're making that possible. We are excited to announce the IBM® Cloud Lite account - a free account that never expires. Ever. Seriously.

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October 3, 2017

Generate an IBM Mobile Foundation adapter from the OpenAPI specification

IBM Mobile Foundation Adapter Auto-generation framework can automatically generate Adapters for a back-end system or microservices from its OpenAPI specification. The OpenAPI specification of the microservices can be made available either as a JSON file or yaml file. The adapter generation framework takes the OpenAPI Specification file as input and generates the adapter and downloads, which can be deployed to Mobile Foundation.

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September 19, 2017

API Connect can become your tool of choice

At this year's API World, I'll be hosting a workshop with my colleague, Marek Sadowski. Some of you will know Marek from his robot-building exercises. Our workshop will focus the power of API Connect bringing together disparate worlds for the benefit of developers.

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August 23, 2017

Modelling OpenAPI – Swagger 2.0 Specification using API Connect

In this post, you will learn how to model and generate an OpenAPI (swagger 2.0) specification using API Connect on IBM Cloud.Also, you will be drafting, securing and publishing an API talking to a NoSQL database in this case Cloudant.

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August 16, 2017

Expose Auth0-enabled OpenWhisk actions with API Connect

Serverless computing platforms give developers a rapid way to build APIs without servers. OpenWhisk supports automatic generation of REST API for actions exposed by API Gateway. When the capabilities provided by the API Gateway do not cover all usecases you have for an API - such as publishing it in a developer portal or performing advanced mapping, transformation, validation, you can migrate to the API Connect service.

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July 5, 2017

Introducing Bluemix Native API Management in CF Apps – The Most Integrated API Tooling on the Market

Introducing Native API Management in Bluemix Cloud Foundry, the most integrated API Tooling on the public cloud. You can add security and control to an API in seconds, all without having to leave the Cloud Foundry UI or Bluemix CLI. This is our second Bluemix integration, coming just weeks after integrating with OpenWhisk.We sat down with developers and listened to what they needed on day-one to control and secure their APIs.

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March 23, 2017

Running concurrent API Connect CLI tasks within a DevOps environment

When we deploy APIs and products as part of a DevOps process, we often want to be able to configure multiple APIs and products at once.

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