5 API Experts on the State of APIs in 2016

Earlier this year, SmartBear Software released a new industry report looking at the growth, challenges, and opportunities for the API industry in 2016. The State of API 2016 Report, included input from  over 2,300 software developers, testers, IT/operations professionals … [Read more...]

How APIs Make or Break Success in the Digital World [Infographic]

SmartBear Software recently released the results of a global API survey, which included responses from more than 2,300 software professionals in over 50 industries, across 104 countries around the globe. The State of API 2016 Report revealed some important findings about … [Read more...]

The State of API 2016: Growth, Opportunities, Challenges, & Processes for the API Industry [REPORT]

In January 2016, SmarBear Software conducted a global online survey, with a goal to establish benchmarks among API developers and consumers regarding the state of APIs in 2016. The response to the survey was astounding — with over 2,300 responses from people working in a … [Read more...]

API Security Lessons from Fisher-Price’s Smart Toy Bear Security Flaw

Earlier this week it was reported that researchers at Boston-based security company, Rapid7, identified several security flaws in an app connected to a new toy from Mattel’s Fisher-Price brand. The news of the security vulnerability caught our attention for a few … [Read more...]

Building an Agile Team: Writing an Effective User Story [VIDEO]

Our Building an Agile Team video series has covered a wide range of topics for putting together a successful team in 2016. Jillian Haffner, Director of Cloud Solutions & Integrations at Turbine/Warner Brothers Games, and Jennifer Davis, Software Engineer at Chef have … [Read more...]

Building an Agile Team: How to Balance Your Team (And Look Beyond the Gold Unicorns)

Balancing your team is never an easy task. But as Jillian Haffner, Director of Cloud Solutions & Integrations at Turbine/Warner Brothers Games, and Jennifer Davis, Software Engineer at Chef explain, finding the right balance is critical if you want to get the most out … [Read more...]

3 Resources to Help You Become a Better Tester in 2016

Software testers have a lot on their plate in 2016. Today, testers need to test applications across multiple platforms. They need to ensure they are meeting the high standards being set by consumers and app stores. And they need to run an increasing number of tests — … [Read more...]

Building an Agile Team: How to Organize Your Team [Video]

One of the key components of building an agile team is making sure your organization is staffed with the right people to execute on your goals. As Jillian Haffner, Director of Cloud Solutions & Integrations at Turbine/Warner Brothers Games, and Jennifer Davis, … [Read more...]

Building an Agile Team: Hiring Effective Agile Developers [VIDEO]

How do you hire agile developers? This is a question many organizations have begun asking themselves, as DevOps becomes more than just an industry buzzword. And this is the question Jillian Haffner, Director of Cloud Solutions & Integrations at Turbine/Warner … [Read more...]

13 Experts Share Their 2016 Software Industry Predictions [SlideShare]

It’s never easy to predict the future. But if you want to plan for the future, you need to keep an eye on what’s coming next. This month, we reached out to people from different areas of the software industry to get their thoughts on what to expect in 2016. From DevOps … [Read more...]