Want to create open API's that will have others integrating with you like MailChimp, Salesforce and Facebook.
It's a lot of skill and a little magic.
Come find out how!
Show up as close to 6pm as you can for drinks and nibbles. We'll kick off the preso by 6:30pm after some mingling. You never know who you'll meet at these kinds of events so don't miss out!
When creating a new REST platform, the planning process frequently gets skipped (or is misunderstood) resulting in an ill-conceived API. I’ll walk you through the steps needed to create an API that developers love, and point out the common traps to avoid.
The presentation will cover:
- Determining Business Value
- Creating user stories
- Deciding on metrics
- Planning the API
- Design decisions and schema modeling
- Developer support.
I will focus on creating a developer experience that will delight and amaze your developer partners and increase engagement with your platform. This talk will focus on higher level choices rather than HTTP architecture, and is appropriate for developers, product managers, or anyone else with an interest in achieving success for their API program.
The Open API Ecosystem is an amazing opportunity for companies to partner with developers, but you really only get one chance to impress, so come learn how to make your company’s API an “A List” destination.