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Creating real-time experiences with API streaming

These days, it's hard to find someone who has never heard of streaming. The first memory that comes to mind for most people is...

What are streaming APIs and examples? Let’s take a look and find out

Let's take a look at what streaming APIs and examples are. Ready? Let's go... Streaming APIs are used to examine data in real-time for users...
event-driven APIs

What are event-driven APIs?

APIs have become an economic imperative for many businesses. But APIs solely based on request-response style interactions are limited by the fact that each...

API Management Is About Measuring Value Exchange Across The Enterprise

APIs are all about measuring the value exchange that occurs between internal groups, with partners, and occasionally the public when it makes sense. API...

Having Clearly Defined API Discovery Goals Helps Move Things Forward

API discovery has been one of the slower moving aspects of doing APIs over the last decade due to the fact it is something...

Webhooks In Our API Design Toolbox

Another tool in our API Design Toolbox... We talk a lot about how webhooks are the 101 of event-driven infrastructure. Webhooks are where API providers...

Rating The APIs We Collect As Part Of The API Discovery Process

We are working on taking some older research from the API Evangelist on API rating and ranking systems and distilling it down into a simple...

Making Sure All Your Enterprise Capabilities Are Well Defined

The final, and most critical element of any enterprise API toolbox, is ensuring that all of your enterprise capabilities are defined as machine-readable API...

Ensuring All Your API Infrastructure Is Reliable

It doesn't matter what your API design processes are, and what tools you are using if you cannot do it reliably. If you aren't...

Being Able To Deliver, Operate, And Scale Our APIs Anywhere They Are Needed

A look into how we scale our APIs... One increasingly critical aspect of any tool in our API toolboxes is whether or not we can...

Have A Reason When You Switch Protocols

Most APIs use HTTP as a transport, but there is always significant number of legacy services, as well as a growing class of more...

Respond In Real-Time, Not Just Upon Request

A well oiled request and response API infrastructure is the critical base for any enterprise organization. However, a sign of a more mature, and...

Have A Clear Vision For Who Will Be Using The APIs

One significant mistake that we see API designers, developers, and architects make over and over again, is not having a clear vision of who...

Always Be Leveraging The Web As Part Of Your Diverse API Toolbox

Technologists, especially venture fueled technologists love to take the web for granted. Nothing does web scale better than, the web. Good API architects work...

The Heart Of APIs Is All About Doing Resource Based, Request And Response APIs...

What is the heart of APIs? One thing you hear in mainstream technology circles frequently is that at some point REST, RESTful, web, and HTTP...

A Hybrid API Approach To Enabling Third-Party Financial RoboAdvisors

This is a demonstration of a hybrid API banking implementation to help support the operation of a third-party financial RoboAdvisors in the retail banking...

The Role APIs Play In A TARGET Instant Payment Settlement (TIPS) Transaction

This is a demonstration of a hybrid API banking implementation to handle a TARGET Instant Payment Settlement (TIPS) between a customer and retail store....

An Example Of A Hybrid API Restaurant Real Time Payments (RTP)

This is a brief API journey, where a restaurant owner needs to make an order for goods from one of their regular suppliers and...

How Would You Respond To These Questions On API Governance?

When it comes to API governance, most of the enterprise groups we are talking with currently are just getting started when it comes to...

Do You Know What APIs Your Teams Are Working On?

Can you confidently answer the following question: What APIs are the teams across your enterprise working on today? We are investing heavily into work on...

Is Investment In Outreach Around Your APIs A Priority Across Your Organization?

The scope of marketing, evangelism, and outreach around APIs, whether they are internal, with partners, or publicly available, is always a barometer of how...

Tell Us A Little About The API Production Environment For Your Organization

Most of our enterprise customers are in charge of a pretty intense mix of legacy and modern infrastructure when it comes to managing operations...

How Do You Develop And Deploy APIs At Your Organization?

When we are on the ground at organizations conducting API strategy workshops, we are always fascinated with the many different ways in which enterprise...

Some Questions To Define How Diverse API Design Toolbox Really Is

It is tough to precisely articulate exactly what an API is, as well as understand how to actually implement them consistently at scale across...

Questions To Ask Your Organization When It Comes To API Discovery

We work with a lot of organizations to develop, strengthen, and realize their API strategy. Depending on the relationship, and before we engage too...

Where Is Your Organization At In Its API Journey?

When we engage with a new customer, we always work to understand how far along their organization is in their overall API journey. This...

Using APIs To Orchestrate And Distribute Data

The latest version of Streamdata.io is API-first. We don't have any kind of user interface for this version, beyond the OpenAPI-driven documentation, and Postman...

Looking Through Apache Logs For API Signals

You can't always depend on teams to report the APIs they have developed, and are using to operate the applications, devices, and system integrations...

Monitoring Your Competitors GitHub Orgs, Repos, and Employee Repos For Signals

GitHub is one of the most valuable social networking platforms for business, beginning to rival Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and others for a place to...

Having A Strategy For Shipping Log Files Will Help Drive API Discovery

As we work with more of our customers in the area of API discovery, we are finding that having a strategy for shipping log...

Streamlining Access To Your Digital Resources Using APIs

The end goal here at Streamdata.io is to help our customers deliver data more efficiently using streaming APIs. With almost all of our customers,...

Being Able To Describe What Your Company Is Capable Of In A Machine Readable...

Casually describing what your company does to another person shouldn't be too difficult for most employees. However, being able to articulate what your company...

If It’s Available Via Your Website It Should Be Available Via An API

APIs are not the latest technological trend, they are the next iteration of the web. In 1998 we were wondering if we should have...

Microservices As The Default For All Streamdata.io Products

We are already API-first at Streamdata.io, however, with the latest release of our "Distribute™" solution, we learned a lot about the importance of making...

Distributed Event-Driven Infrastructure To Augment Your Existing API Architecture

The latest Streamdata.io Distribute™ release has a number of new features, but one of the most significant shifts for the product is the move...

How Structured Is Your Tagging, Topics, And Vocabularies?

Do you recognize how important your structure for tagging, topics and vocabularies is for your API journey? Streamdata.io provides technology for augmenting existing web APIs...

Developing Your Enterprise Machine Learning Vocabulary

We are in Rome, Italy today speaking on the development of a machine learning vocabulary. This is not a topic you might think Streamdata.io...

It Is Much Harder To Be Event-Driven In A Batch-Driven Reality

We spend a significant amount of time working with large enterprise organizations that live in a batch-driven reality. Meaning they are used to moving...

Join Streamdata.io And Kin Lane The API Evangelist For Fireside Chat At Paris API...

We are working with PeopleDoc to throw a last-minute API Meetup in Paris this Wednesday October 24th, 2018. Since we have Kin Lane (@kinlane),...

Streamdata.io Now Available As A Docker Container

Streamdata.io has always been an easy to use software as a service (SaaS) solution, and while we'll always keep investing in this version of...

Xignite’s Webhook API For Financial Alerts

Our partner Xignite has launched a powerful new webhook API for getting financial market notifications pushed to the URL of your choice. Allowing developers...

Learning More About Business Intelligence Using The Clearbit API

Adding the Clearbit API to API Gallery™ gave us some good insight into business intelligence that we wanted to share. To add a company,...

STET Releases Version 1.4 Of It’s PSD2 API Definition

We noticed that STET released version 1.4 of its PSD2 API, for the French banking community. The banking consortium created an API definition to...

The Six Areas Of Our API Life Cycle Workshops

We regularly conduct API life cycle workshops here at Streamdata.io, helping enterprise organizations think more critically about how they deliver their APIs infrastructure, and...

Five APIs From Tumblr That Have A High StreamRank

Each of the APIs we profile as part of the API Gallery has an OpenAPI definition created for it when we are learn more...

API Discovery Is An Important First Step Within The Enterprise

Many of the enterprise groups we work with are struggling with API discovery and understanding where all the web services and web APIs exist...
Business in Real time

Doing Business In Real-Time, Responding To What Matters As It Occurs

Technologists are good at technology, but they aren't always aware of the impacts it has on  business in real-time. When it comes to delivering...

The Cross Pollination Of API Knowledge Is The Most Important Part Of Your API...

We spend a lot of time working within different enterprise organizations. We see a lot of successful elements of API operations, and we also...

The Containerization And Orchestration Of The API Ecosystem

The world of APIs is all about reducing the scope of our digital assets so they can be more easily moved around and made...

Real Time Monitoring Of Your Identity And Access Management Using Auth0 APIs

To add a company, organization, institution, or government agency to the API Gallery™, you must have an APIs.json and OpenAPI definition, describing not just...

The Statistical Data and Metadata eXchange (SDMX) Format

As we work our way through different industries profiling the APIs we keep an eye out for some of the common data standards that...

Webhooks And Event Types From The API Rock Stars

We've spent lots of time showcasing the event-driven infrastructure from the API providers in different business sectors, and now we wanted to take some...

7 APIs From The New York Times That Have A High StreamRank

What APIs from the New York Times would benefit from layering event-driven architecture on top of them? Each of the APIs we profile as part...

The Layers Of Event-Driven API Awareness

We spend a lot of time profiling existing web APIs, looking for event-driven opportunity. Streamdata.io is in the business of providing event-driven architecture, so...

Historical Data Opportunity With The eBay Find Completed Items API

We focus a lot of energy on real-time data here at Streamdata.io, but because streaming isn't always about real-time, so we also work to...

3 APIs From CoinMarketCap That Have A High StreamRank

Each of the APIs we profile as part of the API Gallery has an OpenAPI definition created for it when we are learn more about what they offer....

Streaming Stack Exchange API Searches With A GitHub Pages Application Using The GitHub API

We've been developing more serverless applications that run on AWS lately, which let you stream data from a variety of API providers into your...

Exploring The Next Generation Of Alternative Data With The Coords Shared Vehicle API

As part of our work on the API Gallery, we are always looking for interesting new sources of alternative data, adding to some of...

Streaming GitHub Repo Searches With A GitHub Pages Application Using The GitHub API

We've been developing more serverless applications that run on AWS lately, which let you stream data from a variety of API providers into your...

Using KSQL To Apply Transformations To Kafka Data Streams

We are learning more about KSQL, the SQL stream engine for Apache Kafka. A query language that you can use to express, and then...

3 APIs From Etsy That Have A High StreamRank

Each of the APIs we profile as part of the API Gallery has an OpenAPI definition created for it when we are learning more about what they offer....

The Difficulty For Some Seeing The Potential Of The Data Available On GitHub

Do you see the potential of the data available on GitHub? GitHub is one of the most important platforms out there right now when it...

Using The Hooks Query Language To Define Topical Webhook Subscriptions

How we are exploring the Hooks Query Language to define topical Webhook subscriptions: Hooks:Data provides a pretty interesting webhook service, where you can get updates...

The Signals Available Within The Facebook Ad Archive API

We were learning about the new Facebook Ad Archive the other day, and found ourselves thinking about the interesting signals that are available within...

Streaming Large Volumes Of JSON Data On GitHub By Switching Across Many Files

We are exploring different ways of using GitHub as an engine for delivering streams of data, pushing forward what is possible when it comes...

Learning More About Finsemble, An Open Financial Terminal From ChartIQ

We are learning more about Finsemble from our partner ChartIQ. Finsemble is a pretty compelling dashboard terminal for visualizing and managing the data you...

Streaming Reddit API Searches With A GitHub Pages Application Using The GitHub API

We've been developing more serverless applications that run on AWS lately, which let you stream data from a variety of API providers into your...

What Data Might Help First Responders?

As part of our work around city and municipal data, we have been telling more stories about how data can make an impact on...

Streaming Any Time Data Using JSON Published To GitHub

How can you stream any time data? A lot of attention is spent on streaming data always being about real-time data. Meaning data that was...

100 Webhook Implementations

What is the scope of the event-driven API landscape - We give you 100 Webhook implementations We work hard to stay in tune with the...

Understanding The Quality Of Service From UK Banking APIs

A quick dive into understanding the quality of service from UK banking APIs We are working with our partner APImetrics to help us monitor the...

The Streamdata.io Reddit Topic Subscription Prototype

We are working on some new prototypes to show what is possible when you use Streamdata.io for subscribing to topical data subscriptions. For this...

The Potential Of Using Adobe I/O Event Webhooks To Collaborate

While learning more about the Adobe I/O Event world recently, we were impressed with the potential for collaboration around the Adobe software suite. Adobe I/O...

Imagine If Every City Used The Same APIs For All The Common Data Types

A closer look at the common data types from the 311 APIs We've been working to add more 311 APIs from more cities to the...

Slack’s Real-Time Messaging API Events

We were studying Slack's real-time messaging API implementation and found their list of application events worth showcasing here on the blog. We are working...

What Are The Most Relevant Topics From Our Daily World That Real Time API...

Do you already have a list of  topics that you know could be made better but turning them into real time api events? We...

Streamdata.io & TIBCO Sample And Step-By-Step Tutorial

TIBCO Cloud Mashery provides a complete set of tools that covers the entire API lifecycle to manage efficiently your digital business strategy. The API...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming GitHub User Search Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming GitHub Repository Search Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming GitHub Issue Search Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming GitHub Code Search Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming GitHub Organization Events Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming GitHub Events Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

Learning About The Research Information Exchange Markup Language (RIXML)

As we spend time profiling new sources of alternative and talking to our financial customers about what they are needing when it comes to...

Finding Data That Can Be Real-Time, But Also Possesses Significant Historical Data

There are thousands of APIs available across many different industries, online today and it can be tough to be able to find just the...

Searching For APIs By OpenAPI Parameters

We are working on a prototype search tool for the API Gallery and we want to be able to search for APIs By OpenAPI...

An Aggregate Map and Location API Postman Collection

API definitions like OpenAPI and Postman Collections help us document, map out, and better understand the API world around us. The API integration environment...

Over 70 Individual Blockchain API Resources In The Gallery

We like to regularly profile the individual API resources we are profiling as part of the Streamdata.io API Gallery. While profiling each of the...

Using GitHub As A Data Lake

There are many situations where we prefer using Amazon S3 as the destination for our date lakes, but increasingly we are also using GitHub...

Can You Articulate What Your Most Significant API Events Are

When you operate an active API platform there are many different things occurring at any given moment. Modern approaches to API management emerged in...

15 Of The Currency APIs We Have Profiled

As we work our way through the 400+ topics in the Streamdata.io API Gallery, we like to showcase some of the more interesting topics...

Templatizing AWS Serverless Functions Using OpenAPI

We are publishing a bunch of serverless API connectors to the AWS Serverless Application Repository that allow our customers to quickly deploy connectors for...

The 40 Database Platforms We Are Targeting For Streaming

Databases are the most common source for companies, organizations, institutions, and government agencies to be publishing APIs from, making their most valuable digital assets...

API Management For Kafka

We've had several conversations with folks lately about the possibility of API management for Kafka layers of their operations. Begin able to apply the...

Launching A Streaming Version Of Your APIs For Your Heaviest Users

The most straightforward usage of Streamdata.io we see is when API providers take the initiative to offer a streaming version of their APIs for...

Shipping Carrier Enumerators From Shippo

We are spending a lot of time this week down in the weeds of the APIs we profile for the Streamdata.io API Gallery. We...

Searching OpenAPI Parameters For Signs Of Archival Data

How do we look for historical data in OpenAPI parameters? There is a wealth of data available within the growing number of APIs available online...

Making The Stock Ticker Connection Using OpenAPI Parameters

One of the most valuable data points you can find across any API is the stock ticker symbol, providing a reference point for understanding...

Streamdata.io API Life Cycle Workshops

We spend a lot of time helping our partners and clients push forward their overall API life cycle strategy and approach to API governance...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming New Hacker News Posts Into Your S3 Data...

We are continuing to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

A Quick Dive Into The Retail APIs Rabbit Hole

We recently took a dive into the world of retail APIs to better understand the landscape, and we found ourselves falling down a rabbit...

Streaming Technology As Event-Driven Infrastructure When Done Precisely

Streaming APIs have an image problem. Because of the dominance of Websockets when it comes to delivering real-time APIs, many people have a view...

List of Event API endpoints that Github Provides

Github provides some of the most relevant events that you can tune into when it comes to understanding what is happening across tech sector....

Understanding Fulcrum Data Events For More Responsive Location Management

We are continuing our journey to profile the event-driven architecture of leading API providers, and better understand the different ways in which providers are...

An Event-Driven API Layer On Top Of The Patent Review Process

A consulting project we've engaged in recently involves publishing a new API from the Patent Examination Data System (PEDS) out of the US Patent...

Local Business Analytics And Insights Partner API Program From Yelp

Yelp's interesting partner API program is next up.... We are always on the lookout for unique API platforms who provide interesting data and insights. There...

Applying External Webhooks To Existing APIs Using AWS Lambda

We've been developing serverless streaming connectors that run in AWS Lambda, allowing anyone to stream data from common APIs like Twitter, Stack Exchange, and...

Is Providing An External Streaming API Enough Of An Application For Most API Providers?

Is Providing An External Streaming API Enough Of An Application For Most API Providers? Each API we add to the Streamdata.io API Gallery we create...

Augmenting Existing APIs With Event-Driven Architecture

More APIs are moving towards an event-driven way of doing business. Meaning, instead of just responding to requests made to the API paths, they...

The Challenges With Managing OAuth API Tokens For Consumers At Scale

One of the obstacles we encounter regularly when trying to help API and data consumers integrate with the thousands of API resources we are...

Integrating Continuous Delivery Tool-An Ultimate Guide to Stream Data

Continuous Integration is a DevOps software development methods with which developers regularly integrate their code changes with a central repository, followed by automatic creation...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming Stack Exchange Questions Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming Twitter Searches Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

The Most Valuable Twitter API Paths To Consider For Streaming

We are creating AWS Lambda functions for a variety of Twitter APIs, which allow us to stream Twitter data into Amazon S3 data lakes....

An AWS Lambda Function For Streaming Reddit Searches Into Your S3 Data Lake

We are beginning to roll out a number of AWS Lambda functions for connecting to a variety of APIs which then allow you to...

Is All Of Your Valuable Data Available Via APIs?

We are investing a lot of time profiling valuable data sources as part of the Streamdata.io API Gallery and providing real-time data streams to our...

API Integrations Running In Your AWS Infrastructure

We are rolling out a new line of serverless API integrations using AWS Lambda to help our customers stream data from existing APIs into...

Streaming Market Data Using The Investors Exchange (IEX) API

After bench-marking APIs we've published to the Streamdata.io API Gallery we go through each of the individual API paths and identify the ones that...

Streaming Conversation Using The Disqus API Platform

After bench-marking APIs we've published to the Streamdata.io API Gallery we go through each of the individual API paths and identify the ones that...

Scheduling Serverless Data Streams Using AWS Lambda And Cloudwatch Events

It can be easy to think of real time data streams as operating 24/7. When in reality, you need to be much more precise...

A Serverless Streaming API Prototype Using AWS Lambda

We have begun working on a new line of Streamdata.io connectors for the AWS ecosystem, with the current phase being all about delivering serverless...

Searching For APIs With Webhooks Uncovers More Mature APIs

We do a lot of searching for new APIs here at Streamdata.io. We are looking for interesting APIs to put into our API Gallery and...

API Event Types For Data Collection Forms

We are continuing our profiling of different event types used by API providers when it comes to defining the meaningful events that occur via...

Webhook Event Types In Use With Digital Badge APIs

As we profile APIs available across many different industries, one of the things we keep an eye on is the event-driven architecture in use...

Streaming 3rd Party APIs Into An Amazon S3 Data Lake

Amazon S3 provides a proven, high quality, volume data storage solution that makes for a great data lake. You can operate Amazon S3 in...

Using OpenAPI Host, Tags, And Enum For The Discovery And Deliver Of Topical Data...

We use OpenAPI as the default specification that drives the Streamdata.io API Gallery. The popular API specification provides perfect machine-readable model that can be...

Generating Serverless Data Streams From An OpenAPI Definition

How are we generating serverless data streams... As we work to make the Streamdata.io API Gallery more than just a catalog of APIs that you...

Discovery And Delivery Of Data Via APIs

We find some people seem to easily dismiss Streamdata.io as a service they don't need without understanding exactly what it does. It might be...

Using Algolia For OpenAPI-Driven API Discovery And Search

As part of the roadmap for the Streamdata.io API Gallery, we've been working on a search for the OpenAPI-driven API catalog. One prototype we've...

How To Find New APIs

There are a growing number of APIs available today. If you are only looking on ProgrammableWeb for APIs, you are missing out on a...

A Postman Collection for ArcGIS REST API

ArcGIS is a complete mapping and analytics platform for developers, with a robust set of APIs for finding an address, search for places, get...

Time To Alpha Using API Data Sources

How to influence time to alpha using API data sources? Everyone is on the hunt for new and useful data sources to assist them in...

Setup External Webhook Subscriptions For Stack Overflow Using Server-Sent Events (SSE)

The Stack Exchange API doesn't provide you with webhooks for subscribing to changing events that happen via their network of sites, including the popular...

Importance Of API Enumerators In ECommerce

We work to collect valuable enumerators as we profile the API landscape. Enumerators are those valuable lists of data you can use to make...

Common Features Across The Streamdata.io Competitor Landscape

The Streamdata.io team has been meeting in Grenoble, France, reviewing the roadmap, and planning for the rest of 2018. Part of this exercise is...

Having 3-5 Years Of History Significantly Increases The Value Of Your Data

How do you prove the value of your data? We spend a lot of time talking to folks in the financial sector about the data...

Mapping The Available API Integrations Each Company Have

Integrations with common, and sometimes uncommon platforms add value to any company that operates in the API economy. As we profile APIs as part...

Which API Topics Are Most Relevant To Your Business?

We now have 419 API topics in the Streamdata.io API Gallery currently, providing many different ways of navigating the over 300 companies we have...

Data And API Discovery At BattleFin in New York City

We attended BattleFin in New York City on Wednesday, the conference dedicated to finding alpha in alternative data. In the morning we attended presentations...

The importance of provenance of data and content available via APIs

We work with a lot of different API and data providers. While we want to keep adding new APIs and data sources to the...

The Human Side Of Profiling API Providers For The Streamdata.io API Gallery

We have been working on profiling api providers for most of 2018 to create a robust catalog of valuable APIs with the Streamdata.io API...

Streamdata.io Is Available In The Axway Marketplace

You can now put Streamdata.io to work as part of your Axway API infrastructure, with the availability of our connector in the Axway Marketplace...

Shipping Logs Using Filebeat

We were learning about Filebeat, a lightweight approach to shipping log files from our team during a demo of the latest version of Streamdata.io....

Turning OpenAPI Definitions Into A Real Time API Stream

We are working hard to index a variety of OpenAPI definitions as part of the Streamdata.io API Gallery. As part of the work to...

Making Local Data A First Class Citizen

We've written a number of stories here on the blog regarding city data. Showcasing the ways in which problems within cities get reported using...

Streaming Blockchain Info

Financial data is one of the most streamed types of APIs we cover, and a large portion of our customers are in the finance...

The Event Types API From OneLogin

We have spent a lot of time showcasing the different event types used by API providers when it comes to rolling out and supporting...

Streaming Meta and Activity Data From YouTube

Continuing our showcasing of APIs from the Streamdata.io API Gallery that we have identified as good candidates for turning into data streams, we wanted...

Mapping Out The API Lifecycle Stops That Axway Services

We are working more closely with Axway, learning more about the features their API management solution offers, as well as get more in tune...

How To Add Your API To The Streamdata.io API Gallery

We have been slowly rolling out the Streamdata.io API Gallery over the last couple of months, and we are working to continue to refine...

Bringing API Management Out Into The Open Within Each Industry

While writing our white paper on open banking and PSD2 in the United Kingdom, we showcased their approach to bringing API management out into...

The Value That Exists Within The Streamdata.io Community

While we want everyone who visits the Streamdata.io website, and engages with us online to eventually sign up for our service and become a...

Profiling The Micro Weather API Provider Climacell

The Streamdata.io API Gallery has been doing a great job of introducing us to new API providers, and it has also attracted new API...

The Process We Use To Identify Low Hanging Fruit For APIs From Data On...

In our partnership with the API Evangelist one of the services we deliver is about identifying the low hanging fruit for APIs deployment from...

Streaming Website Analytics for US Federal Government Agencies

Is there any purpose for streaming website analytics for different US Federal Government Agencies? We have been working with the data available at analytics.usa.gov, which...

In A GDPR World The Provenance Of Your Data Streams Will Be Very Important

Now that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is in full effect, and impacting business in the European Union and beyond, knowing where your...

Time Series Data API Aggregate Functions From Predix

We are keeping an eye out for interesting time series API implementations as we are profiling APIs for the Streamdata.io API Gallery. The demand...

The Nine Stack Exchange APIs That Are Perfect For Streaming

Continuing our look at some of the APIs we've profiled that have the highest StreamRank, we wanted to showcase the top API paths for...

You Can Find Streamdata.io At Four Events This Week In Washington DC and San...

We are hitting the road this week, making the rounds at events in Washington D.C. and San Francisco talking about the API lifecycle, as...

Four PagerDuty APIs To Deliver Streaming Ops

Now that the Streamdata.io API Gallery has been up, and is being added to each week, we wanted to begin showcasing some of the...

Payment API Event Types From Marqeta

We regularly make time here on the blog to showcase the event-driven architecture and patterns used by leading API providers. One of the key...

Doing Away With Web Scraping By Making APIs Easier

Web scraping of data and content is a huge problem for businesses across many different industries. Financial data aggregators do it in the banking...

Continuously Deployed And Integrated API Discovery Built Into The Streamdata.io API Gallery

We've invested a lot into the architecture behind the Streamdata.io API Gallery. It may not look much different than other API directories, catalogs, and...

A Simple Design Pattern For A Custom Events API Out Of The Consul Service...

We are very interested in understanding different types of event-driven API architecture available today. As we work to profile the landscape as part of...

OpenAPI By Default Helps Ensure An API Will Be Easy To Profile And Be...

We look at a lot of interesting APIs. We have profiled over 300 entities, with over 10K individual API paths, with over 1000 others...

Making Subscribing To Data Streams From Existing APIs As Turnkey As We Can

We have assembled over 10K existing API resources, in over 400 topical areas, from over 300 entities in the Steamdata.io API Gallery so far....

Streamdata.io Is Helping Make APIStrat In Nashville Happen

We've joined forces with Intrino and API Evangelist to help lead the marketing efforts for APIStrat in Nashville this September. This is the 9th...

JSON And CSV Files For The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Codes

We have been stockpiling JSON and CSV datasets for some of the most common parameter values we come across when querying the APIs we...

Learning About Different Approaches To Delivering Kafka From Our Competitors

We do not shy away from learning about how our competitors are delivering their real-time data streaming solutions. We'd rather understand how they are...

Helping Assess The Low Hanging Fruit When It Comes To Data That Can Help...

Some of the work we are investing in this summer centers around assessing what data is important to veterans across the United States. Through...

The Technical Side of Profiling API Providers For The Streamdata.io API Gallery

We wanted to break down the technical details of how we are profiling APIs for inclusion in the Streamdata.io API Gallery. We have developed...
Opportunities For Streaming Data Over At The United States Geological Survey

Opportunities For Streaming Data Over At The United States Geological Survey (USGS)

We are profiling some of the APIs over at the United States Geological Survey (USGS), and thought that the types of data they provide...

The Explanation Behind The Protocols That Kafka Is Using

Kafka is an increasingly popular tool for building real-time data pipelines and streaming apps that are horizontally scalable, fault-tolerant and is extremely fast. To...

Looking at all the Open Source Apache big data projects

We are evaluating different open-source Apache data projects for inclusion in our roadmap. With over 30+ data-related projects, Apache is the place to go...

Supreme Court Strikes Down Federal Law Prohibiting Sports Gambling, Get Those Streaming Sports Data...

The Supreme Court reversed a federal law that prohibits sports gambling today, voting 6-3 to strike down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act...

20 Github Topics We Are Keeping An Eye On

The social coding platform Github provides a wealth of interesting projects to pay attention to. While the majority of the projects published there are...

Streaming Options In The AWS Serverless Application Repository

We are learning more about the AWS Serverless Application Repository, trying to understand what types of functions people are publishing there, and how it...

The Next Generation Of Extract Transform and Load At #TalendConnect

We are wrapping up three days at TalendConnect this week, where we got a glimpse at the current state of the big data world,...

Event Types Emerging Out of Email Focused Event-Driven Architecture

We are continuing our look at the different types of events being used across the event-driven architecture that is emerging across the most mature...

Breaking Down Kong API Gateway Plugins

We are spending more time thinking about the Kong API management gateway, and the plugin infrastructure that exists within the open source/enterprise solution. We...

Streaming The Github API Rate Limit API

We are always interested in learning how Streamdata.io can be put to use helping API integrators better understand how to monitor their applications. One...

Moving Beyond The Regular Event Types As Your Event-Driven Architecture Matures

We have been documenting the variety of event types offered by different API platforms we are profiling as part of the Streamdata.io API Gallery....

Getting To Know Active Streamdata.io Customers

We are working to better understand our customers, and identify how we can encourage them to be more successful with the Streamdata.io service while...

Three Flavors Of API Streams Meetup Provides For Events

We are always keeping an eye out for how existing API providers are publishing their streaming APIs, and trying to understand the motivation behind...

Some Of The Different Types of Streaming APIs We Profile

As we profile the real-time APIs that exist out there, we are working to understand some of the motivations behind delivering different types of...

Synthetic Streaming APIs In Healthcare Sandbox Environments

We have begun working on a project to help deliver "synthetic" healthcare records using APIs. Providing realistic, but virtualized patient records for use in...

Five Stack Exchange APIs With StreamRank

We are bench-marking more of the APIs we have published to the Streamdata.io API Gallery. Looking for the APIs that have the highest StreamRank,...

Looking At Apache Kafka for Azure HDInsight

We are learning what each of the cloud providers has to offer when it comes to streaming real-time data. After looking at what Amazon...

Providing Enterprise API Event Types

Augmenting yesterday's story about user events across a platform being a common event-driven API pattern we are seeing, we also thought Box's use of...

Applying Variable StreamRank To APIs That Have Potential For Change

As we work through the hundreds of APIs available in the Streamdata.io API Gallery, benchmarking them for StreamRank, we are coming across different variations...

User Events Across A Platform As a Common Event-Driven API Play

We've talked about how the presence of webhooks as part of API operations is usually the first place platforms begin investing in event-driven API...

A Streaming AsyncAPI Example For The Gitter API

We profiled an AsyncAPI Definition For The Slack Real Time Messaging API last week, showing what is possible for profiling Websocket APIs using the...

Turning Stack Exchange API Tags Into Streaming Topics

We have been profiling the Stack Exchange API a lot recently because of the ease in which you can turn different APIs into streaming...

An Async API Definition For The Slack Real Time Messaging API

We are working to document different WebSocket APIs we've come across using the AsyncAPI specification. The specification is new, and we are just beginning...

Top 100 Stack Exchange Sites Available For Turning Into Real Time Streams

We have been playing around with the Stack Exchange API, exploring what is possible with the question and answer API. You might know Stack...

69 Github API Resources You Can Turn Into Real Time Streams

When you are working with Github using the Github API, and thinking about where to put Streamdata.io work, you begin to see a wealth...

Someone Along For The Ride To Help You Streamline Your Data And API Workflows

We spent a full day this week with the folks over at the French energy company Engie in Paris. They invited us over to...

Considering A Variable StreamRank And Changes Based Upon Search Parameters

We are cranking up the volume on the number of APIs we are bench-marking in the Streamdata.io API Gallery right now. After we profile...

Postman For Server-Sent Event (SSE) APIs

Who else needs Postman For Server-Sent Event (SSE) APIs? We are big fans of Postman at Streamdata.io. We use the API development environment to develop, deploy,...

Embracing Evolution and Avoiding The Pitfalls Around Tech Trends

While speaking at conferences, and conducting workshops within enterprise groups, one of the questions we get asked frequently is always regarding what the future...

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