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Don’t be that API

On Versioning If someone writes a line of code against your API today, it should work seamlessly and similarly in a decade. Salesforce, whose force.com

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How to Build a Beautiful API Business

I’ve been studying API companies Stripe and Twilio since they hit the scene, first as an early user and customer of each. For the past

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The Unstoppable API Era

Just as organizations moved to cloud hosting & storage in mid-2000s, companies are now moving en masse to adopt cloud API platforms. This has been

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Store JSON in Cassandra the Hard Way

A few weeks ago we gave a talk at CassandraSF called Store JSON in Cassandra the Hard Way. Cassandra is one of the core technologies

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How Keen IO Uses Storm

Checkout our Speakerdeck: How Keen IO Uses Storm from our talk at SFRails last week, including slides showing our read and write topologies utilizing Tornado,