API news stories - Page 2
10 Minute IT Jams
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An interactive demo of Twilio's Messaging API
Twilio developer evangelist Phil Nash showcases an interactive demo on the solution, and discusses customer success stories with this and other Twilio APIs.
Talend adds new innovations to Talend Data Fabric
“These innovations represent one step in our ongoing journey to help our customers put healthier data at the center of their businesses.”
10 Minute IT Jams
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Twilio?
In today's interview we have Twilio vice president for APJ Lee Hawksley, who discusses the company's products and solutions.
8x8 supplies SMS API to Coca-Cola Europacific Partners Indonesia
CCEP Indonesia has onboarded 8x8’s SMS API to provide a mobile order and delivery management platform for its distributors and retailers.
Code outside the box: Why customisable solutions are better
Twilio allows for innovators, both big and small, from across every industry to reinvent how companies engage with their customers.
Aus fintech company launches cloud native microservice
Appian has announced that Hay, the Australian headquartered fintech company, has launched its ‘Hay-as-a-Service’ (HaaS) solution with the support of the Appian Low-Code Automation Platform.
Secure Code Warrior
Secure Code Warrior makes significant additions to global partner programme
Secure Code Warrior has made several enhancements to its global partner program, as well as adding direct integration into its global DevSecOps ecosystem.
Mergers and Acquisitions
WSO2 acquires Aussie-based Platformer, drives innovation for developers
WSO2 has acquired Platformer, with the intention of extending Kubernetes capabilities and empowering enterprise developers and DevOps.
SmartBear expands API design, enabling developers to work in Java IDE IntelliJ IDEA.
SmartBear has expanded its API design by enabling developers to work in the popular Java IDE IntelliJ IDEA.
Square announces new developer tools - APIs and an SDK
Digital payment company Square has announced three new developer tools.
Thales broadens access management capabilities for modern workplace
Thales has expanded its access management capabilities to offer a modern, unified authentication platform across all applications or services in any IT environment.
Imperva advances API security solution with CloudVector acquisition
"Combined with an expanding surface area and novel exploits, all organisations need stronger API visibility and advanced protection."
Why better API monitoring is critical for achieving quality customer service
To optimise the complete service delivery and maintain an excellent digital experience, it’s essential to consider how the APIs perform, writes ThousandEyes principal solutions analyst ANZ Mike Hicks.
IT leaders prioritising automation, Zero Trust and API-based security investments
"The study shows that a cocktail of multiplying threats, the proliferation of hybrid and cloud architectures, blended with a pandemic-fuelled explosion in distributed and remote work has created a perfect storm for network security teams."
App security not keeping up with rapid development — Radware
“With more than 70% of respondents reporting that their production apps have already left the data centre, ensuring the security and integrity of these data and applications is becoming more challenging, particularly in multi-cloud environments.”
ThousandEyes launches new business continuity features
"These new advancements to the ThousandEyes platform will give customers a comprehensive view of the dependencies that make up today's applications, services, and networks."
Amazon Web Services / AWS
Varnish Cache now available on DigitalOcean
DigitalOcean says the pairing of the two companies will make it easier to deploy Varnish’s powerful caching, web acceleration and origin protection technology at the front of websites, APIs, applications or media servers.
Enterprise Resource Planning / ERP
Bringing APIs and EDI together for streamlined business communication
Application programming interfaces (APIs) are vying with electronic data interchange (EDI) for supremacy, especially in industries where businesses exchange high volumes of information, writes MessageXchange managing director John Delaney.
Kaspersky brings threat intelligence to greater number of organisations
To make threat research available to a wider number of organisations, Kaspersky continues to develop new functions for its Threat Intelligence Portal.
Twilio finalises US$3.2 billion acquisition of Segment
Segment will become a division of Twilio and will continue to be led by Segment CEO and co-founder Peter Reinhardt, reporting to Lawson.
Unbound seeks channel growth with new partner programme
Those who sign up will have access to Unbound’s security solutions, sales and partner enablement, deal registration and partner portal.
The growing importance of digital identity in a COVID-19 world
With many staff still working from home and customer interactions occurring online, being able to reliably identify people is critical for maintaining the security of applications and data stores, writes Ping Identity country manager for A/NZ Ashley Diffey.
How to keep APIs secure from bot attacks
Despite rapid and widespread deployment, APIs remain poorly protected and automated threats are mounting. Personally identifiable information (PII), payment card details and business-critical services are at risk due to bot attacks.
Equinix brings Alibaba Cloud access to the US, APAC and EMEA
"We are glad to deepen our collaboration with Alibaba Cloud in new metros around the world. In today's digital economy, delivering cloud computing has become a top priority for enterprises."