Best Practices for Designing a Manageable API

Designing APIs is easy. Designing good APIs, however, is not.That’s because when it comes to API design, there are a lot of considerations that must be weighed outside of core ...
Zachary Flower
Zachary Flower
November 13, 2018

[New feature] Add always-available documentation to your APIs

There's no sense creating an API that no one else can figure out how to use. That's why Thriftly Developer now allows you to document the APIs you create from your existing ...
Matt Ledger
Matt Ledger
June 13, 2018

Microsoft alum Vince Menzione joins the Thriftly team

Thriftly is excited to announce that Vince Menzione has joined our growing team as Alliance and Business Development Advisor. The role will focus specifically on building ...
thriftly.io
thriftly.io
May 10, 2018

Thriftly 2.0: Behind the scenes of building our new brand

At almost 2 years into a successful brand, it may seem like an odd choice to start from scratch with a new look and new message. But a rebranding is exactly what the Thriftly ...
Amanda McCluney
Amanda McCluney
May 03, 2018

How to get started securing APIs - OAuth2

If you want to create secure APIs, you have to know about OAuth2. OAuth2 (an evolution of the original OAuth) is the current standard in API security, providing a framework ...
Matt Ledger
Matt Ledger
January 30, 2018

How API security works

Proper API security checks users in and provides them with limited access to your system, just as a concierge does for guests at a hotel. Let me explain. The larger process of ...
Matt Ledger
Matt Ledger
January 23, 2018

The importance of API security

Think about your applications and databases as a dartboard in a bar. Then, think of hackers and other malicious entities as patrons throwing darts at that dartboard, attempting ...
Matt Ledger
Matt Ledger
January 16, 2018

The importance of automated API monitoring and testing

A constant flow of information forms the basis of modern society. In a world of continuous integration and development, every device with an Internet connection is bound to ...
Antonio Perez
Antonio Perez
January 11, 2018

The basics of API security - the intro

Anyone who knows anything about APIs knows to ask one basic question before launching one of their own: What about security?
Matt Ledger
Matt Ledger
January 04, 2018

Happy holidays from the Thriftly team

We're taking the week off from providing you with web API development and Hybrid Cloud information to spend time with our family and friends, and we hope you're doing the same! ...
thriftly.io
thriftly.io
December 25, 2017