What Is the Difference Between Swagger and OpenAPI?

This year marked the official release of OpenAPI 3.0, the latest version of the OpenAPI specification. For those involved in API development, the release of OAS 3.0 is, well… kind of a big deal. Why? One of the most notable reasons why the release is so important is … [Read more...]

Looking Ahead to APIStrat 2017

Next week, the SmartBear API team will be heading to Portland, Oregon for the 8th annual API Strategy & Practice Conference (better known as APIStrat). This annual event brings together hundreds of API practitioners for three days of discussions, workshops, and … [Read more...]

Looking Ahead to NordicAPIs Platform Summit 2017 

If you work in the API space today, you’re hopefully already familiar with the great work being done by the team at NordicAPIs.   For those who aren’t familiar, NordicAPIs is bringing together an international community of API practitioners and enthusiasts and provides an … [Read more...]

OpenAPI 3.0: How to Design and Document APIs with the Latest OpenAPI Specification [On-Demand Training]

The OpenAPI Specification (OAS), based on the original Swagger 2.0 specification, has emerged as the world’s standard for defining and describing RESTful APIs. The next version of the OAS – version 3.0 – is officially released, and comes with a host of rich, expressive … [Read more...]

4 API Events You Won’t Want to Miss This October

This October, the SwaggerHub Team will be hitting the road with the rest of the SmartBear API team to meet with API practitioners, Swagger users, and innovators from around the world of APIs.   From big name conferences to local meetups, we are looking forward to … [Read more...]

Looking Ahead to a Big Week at Microsoft Build 2017

We are excited to be joining 5,000+ software professionals from around the Microsoft ecosystem in Seattle, Washington for Microsoft Build 2017, May 10-12. Microsoft Build is Microsoft’s annual developer conference, and has become the place that developers come together to … [Read more...]

The API Economy and How to Optimize Your Organization’s Swagger API Workflow [Webinar]

Recognizing APIs as a driver of business and strategic initiatives is a fairly recent development, and organizations have now started to invest heavily in their API strategy. Organizations that are making significant investments in developing API strategies go beyond … [Read more...]

Expert Panel: Developing an API Strategy for 2017 [Video]

Earlier this month we had the privilege of inviting a collection of API experts to SmartBear HQ for a panel discussion on the current state and future of APIs. The panel: Developing an API Strategy for 2017, focused on the challenges, opportunities, and issues facing the … [Read more...]

Come Meet and Learn with SmartBear at APIStrat 2016

The 2016 API Strategy & Practice Conference (APIStrat) kicks off this week, November 2-4 in Boston, MA. As a company that has been helping organization build exceptional APIs for over 10 years, we are proud to be sponsoring this year’s event. As a company that’s based … [Read more...]

80 Tips for Writing Better Code from Real Developers [SlideShare]

Earlier this year, we reached out to hundreds of developers, across a wide variety of industries, and asked them to share advice for other developers. The question we wanted to answer was, “What is the best piece of advice you have for a developer or a team of developers … [Read more...]