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The Role of Domain Driven Architecture and GraphQL in Digital Transformation

Po Negri, CTO at Contentful, believes GraphQL can be used for large-scale domain moing within digital transformation initiatives. GraphQL is well on its way to matching REST API’s popularity, making the question of its future role extremely relevant, not only for the technical audience but for anyone leading or involved in the building of digital businesses or processes of digital…

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The Three Principles of Excellent API Design

We all know that using a well-designed API is extremely rewarding, while using a poorly-designed API can be frustrating enough for us to give up altogether. However, when we ourselves strive to build the best-designed APIs possible, we tend to trip up right away, wondering: what makes an API’s design good or bad? For Arnauld Lauret,…

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5 Ways SDKs and Code Samples Boost Developer Experience

The API industry thrives on the health of its users and developers. Accordingly, developer experience is an extremely important part of the development process. According to Stack Overflow, of the 50 million developer respondents, 21 million were considered professional developers — 42% of all respondents. Failing to support this massive group of users appropriately is…

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Why RingCentral’s API Is a Developer Favorite

What truly makes a usable API? We routinely discuss API best practices on the blog, but at times it helps to have a real-world mo to follow. One such developer favorite API offering is the RingCentral Developer Progam. I recently sat down with Mike Stowe, Sr. Manager of Developer Product Marketing at RingCentral, as well…

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