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Arun Dorairajan

API Solution Architect Practice Lead - Arun Dorairajan focuses on helping clients accelerate their digital transformation journey. He has over 18 years of experience in managing technology & business teams as architect, manager, and sales in Cloud Infrastructure, Security, HIP and API-based technologies. He is passionate about extending customer relationships beyond the current project with a longer term goal of becoming a trusted adviser and bringing greater value to businesses via digital disruption.

What is an API gateway?

APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) are the building blocks of modern business, but a single API is rarely the only part of the story. Enterprises...
multi-cloud model

6 reasons for adopting a multi-cloud strategy

Multi-cloud simply refers to the presence of more than one cloud, sourced from different vendors. This strategy has gained significant momentum in recent years...
What is an API?

What is an API?

If you’re wondering, “What is an API?” you may not have heard the term before. Or perhaps you have a vague idea of what...

What are the different types of APIs?

There isn't just one type of API (Application Programming Interface) but actually, there are four main types of APIs: Open APIs, aka Public APIs,...
API Proxy vs. API Gateway

API Proxy vs. API Gateway

Recently, someone asked me the question of using API proxy vs. API Gateway. Well, let’s start with the basic premise. You have your backend services and...
third-party APIs

Five reasons to use an API Management solution to manage your third-party APIs

Third-party APIs are exploding in importance and organizations are leveraging them with great success. For example, Amazon.com released its API so that website developers...
capabilities of API Management Platform

Five capabilities every API Management Platform should have

I am often asked, what are the five capabilities of an API Management Platform and what should they have? My answer starts with the...
API Design importance

Why API Design is so important

The (obvious) importance of APIs in this era of modern and powerful web browsers with the rise of smartphones, IoT devices, simplification of protocols...
choosing the right API Gateway

Choosing the right API Gateway!

A critical component of an API-based architecture is to have an API Gateway. This becomes more important as organizations are breaking their monolithic services...
API Security

API Security–A Primer

APIs are providing business value by enabling to improve efficiency, increase revenue and more. As companies are leveraging APIs to have them exposed out...

How to Connect your App to Microsoft Azure Active Directory with AMPLIFY API Management

There are different scenarios in which you might want to integrate with Microsoft Azure Active Directory (AD): You want to let...

How to Implement OAuth with PKCE using Okta & API Management

If you are building a mobile application, then the authorization code flow with a Proof Key for Code Exchange (PKCE) is the recommended method for controlling...

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