APIs In Action: A Guide to Monitoring APIs for Performance
Published By : Rigor
In this eBook we’ll help you understand the basic functions of APIs, why it’s important to monitor APIs, and what types of features you should look for when implementing systems to monitor API performance.
Introduction Thanks to the rise of microservices, the spread of single page web apps, and the continued dominance of native mobile apps, APIs are the unsung heroes of the modern web. Early on, APIs proved a way for businesses to differentiate themselves and integrate with other systems, but some argue that they didn’t become completely mainstream until the rise of social media. As social media networks grew and gained more consumer users, businesses began building and leveraging APIs to allow users to share and embed content into streams of soc...read more