API gateway evaluation checklist

API gateway checklist

Evaluation checklist

In the post which API gateway to choose, we list the industry most adopted API management products. Each product has a review summary and a detailed evaluation report.

In order to do the evaluation summary, I have created a checklist with a set of questions to cover the product and technical sides.

Which API Gateway to choose?

which api gateway to choose?


In the previous posts we have discussed what role API gateway plays within the technology landscape and why would technology teams apply this design pattern.

In this post, we lists popular API gateway options currently available in the market (both – the open source and proprietary ones).

Each entry in the list will eventually contain the short review based on API gateway evaluation checklist.

The goal of this list is to provide the initial guidance for technology leaders and architects who are doing technical fitness checks for potential API gateway products for their organization.

Blogroll for technology leaders #1

blogroll for technology leaders

We are publishing a regular newsletter with summary of tech community articles and posts relevant to technology leaders.

Blogroll posts like this are here to combine the best content from several our newsletters and make it available for web readers of the blog.

Technology Leaders Digest

technology leaders digest newsletter

Yet another newsletter?

Recently, we have started publishing regular newsletter which we named Technology Leaders Digest.

Some time ago, I have started an internal mailing list with a couple of subscribers. The purpose was to summarize and share the most interesting and relevant content around technology strategy, technical team building and the ways of working.

This internal list slowly grew over the time and has reached over 300 technology leaders. Recently, after few recommendations I made this newsletter public.

What is API first design?

what is api first design

APIs and API First design

In this post I want to discuss what API first technology platform design means and why so many organisations are adopting this approach for their technology stack.

Yes, this post is about the value APIs bring and the cost organization has to pay for it.

First, lets take a look at history and why APIs became critical part of technology platforms.

How to build CucumberJS projects with JenkinsCI

cucumberjs electron and jenkinsci

Web application monitoring with JenkinsCI

In the previous tutorial part, we have created the CucumberJS and ElectronJS project for monitoring the health of live web application projects.

In this part of the tutorial, we are going to automate the web application monitoring with the help of JenkinsCI continuous integration server. JenkinsCI will also generate us reports which can be accessed by non-technical project stakeholders.