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At first glance, it would seem that the API space has embraced unified design standards. RESTful development uses HTTP to communicate between a client and a server. OpenAPI Spec serves to extend REST APIs, improving documentation and making APIs machine-friendly. However, with just a little ing, it becomes apparent that this isn’t always the case. do whatever you want to update

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As we’ve described many times before, the OpenAPI Specification is a powerful solution for API agility and extensibility. Overseen by the OpenAPI Initiative, the specification drives many modern implementations to new heights. Such is the case with today’s topic, the OpenAPI CLI Generator. Simply put, it does what it says in the name – this do whatever you want to update

How to Tackle API-First Redesigns for Legacy Applications

Big organizations are slow to change, especially when it comes to technology. After all, the stakes are high, and the complexity of existing systems is even higher. There comes a time when you can’t put off embracing new technology any longer. That time has come for many. Now, software engineers around the world are working do whatever you want to update

Review of Ballerina, A Programming Language For Microservices And APIs

As the API space has grown and transitioned, there have been several major sea changes in what an effective language in the industry los like. Moving away from classical server-client architecture and into the realm of serverless or other new paradigms can leave old languages feeling inadequate. Developers have to wrangle, mangle, and force language do whatever you want to update

How Workarounds Reveal the True Needs of Your API Consumers

Workarounds are clever, but less than ideal solutions to problems that shouldn’t really exist. In the world of APIs, an example of this might be scraping an application’s frontend to make up for endpoints that don’t exist. At first sight, workarounds may seem like a bad thing. However, if you lo a little deeper, you’ll do whatever you want to update

How Granular Should You Design APIs?

One of the many things to take into account when building a great API is granularity. For experienced developers, the concept of granularity is a given, but it may be a confusing concept for programmers new to API development. In this short article, we’ll introduce you to the concept of API granularity with a do whatever you want to update