Tag Archives: microservices

Slack, Chatbots, and Voice: At the Intersection of Humans and APIs

Over the last year, we have seen growth in messaging platforms for business. These platforms have changed the way we communicate within and across teams. But why have these platforms succeeded where others have failed to gain the same kind of traction? This article explores the growth of messaging platforms, how APIs and chatbots are changing the way […]

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Avoiding Monolithic Regret

The last year has seen a considerable spike in the number of articles and discussions around microservices. Many think that a microservice-based architecture is the right answer for their organization, whether they are a startup or a large-scale enterprise. Others are opting for a wait-and-see approach to microservices by first adopting a monolithic architecture. A […]

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How To Successfully Deploy Your Web or Mobile API to Heroku

I have deployed a wide variety of APIs, from internal to APIs for public or partner consumption. Many of them have been deployed to Heroku. There are a variety of advantages, including reduced server configuration, easy scaling, and a great vendor ecosystem for third-party add-ons. However, many have not experienced Heroku before or have not […]

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