API Governance and API Management

by Andrew Slivker9. October 2018 06:02
Modern cloud services, mobile applications, social media and embedded software in the Internet of Things (IoT) are assembled from multiple bits of discrete code – building blocks (services, components, objects, containers, microservices) that comprise a system or application. For the building blocks to function together they must communicate, and exchange data based on rules that describe how they work. [Continue reading...]

API Management with Sentinet 5 - Overview

by Alex Greenberg29. August 2018 08:57
Nevatech Sentinet is the only enterprise class API Management and API Governance platform written in .NET that is available for On-Premise, Cloud and Hybrid environments. It connects, mediates and manages interactions between services across the enterprise or in the cloud.[Continue reading...]

Managing API Security with Sentinet

by Alex Greenberg28. February 2018 07:46
Nevatech Sentinet™ API Management helps developers build, provide and consume APIs using both industry standard and custom security models. Developers can delegate some, or all of the responsibilities to handle security on behalf of the API Provider or API Consumer applications to Sentinet.[Continue reading...]

What you really need to know about securing APIs with mutual certificates

by Andrew Slivker12. December 2017 13:19
Mutual certificates over SSL/TLS is a standard, “classical” and very popular way of securing REST APIs – but what about challenges in setting up this security model and how to address them properly? [Continue reading...]

Service Level Agreements in API Management. Basic Setup – part 1

by Alex Greenberg6. December 2017 08:48
One of the challenges that modern IT businesses face, is the regulation of communications between a service provider and a client. This regulation is often called Service Level Agreement. In API world specifically, SLAs can also be used as a measure to establish Service Level Objectives (SLO), when APIs must be constantly checked against operational and/or contractual metrics. [Continue reading...]

API Monitoring – why more is better than less!

by Andrew Slivker14. June 2017 06:35
The success of major modern IT initiatives is highly dependent on the success of the APIs’ development and production operations, which in turn depend on the presence of API Management software infrastructures that support APIs adoption.[Continue reading...]

How API Gateways help to integrate with OAuth security models - part 3

by Andrew Slivker6. December 2016 11:15
How to call Salesforce.com API using API Gateways and OAuth security. [Continue reading...]

How API Gateways help to integrate with OAuth security models - part 2

by Andrew Slivker3. December 2016 09:35
How to call Microsoft Azure Marketplace APIs using API Gateways and OAuth security. [Continue reading...]

How API Gateways help to integrate with OAuth security models - part 1

by Andrew Slivker1. December 2016 08:51
This article describes different scenarios of building effective API integration solutions that require support for OAuth security models [Continue reading...]

Steef-Jan Wiggers, Microsoft MVP - Summary of the Sentinet blog articles

by Andrew Slivker13. April 2015 13:00
Summary of the Sentinet blog articles by Steef-Jan Wiggers, a prominent Microsoft MVP and one of the BizTalk Server community leaders. [Continue reading...]