API Platforms: centralized vs decentralized?

Throughout the last years, we really see a rise of API platforms!  The business cases behind these platforms vary from B2B/B2C marketplaces, over data-sharing initiatives towards exploration of new, innovative business models. Regardless of the scenario, there's one fundamental question that always pops-up:  will the data be stored centralized or decentralized?  Let's investigate the options! … Continue reading API Platforms: centralized vs decentralized?

My experiences on liquid templates in Azure API Management

Recently, I had the chance to apply Liquid templates within Azure API Management policies.  I stumbled upon some caveats, that I want to share with you. Scenario My scenario was to expose a legacy SOAP service in a restful way.  As the customer had already API Management in place, including VNET integration, it was obvious … Continue reading My experiences on liquid templates in Azure API Management