REST APIs for partners: what’s the catch when applying best practices?

This talk is about avoiding problems when building and managing private, large-scale APIs.

Sometimes when your partners integrate their corporate ERP into your API, it becomes a nightmare. Unexpectedly, the integrators often doesn’t care about best practices and doesn’t pay enough attention to the danger of lost data. When the integration project drags on beyond the deadline and budget, you, the designer of the API, get the blame.

Turns out the usual best practices for designing APIs are not enough. You need more than that. In this talk, Konstantin Yakushev will teach you how to build a better private API.


Platform Summit 2014


October 22, 2014 14:25




20 min