API (Application Programming Interface) has been used for developing applications for many years now. However, in recent years API has spread from the technical domain to the business domain.
- What are the reasons for the quick development and spread of the API ecosystem?
- What innovations does API architecture bring us?
- What is the advantage of using API products compared to displaying services by using already familiar technologies (e.g. ESB)?
This brief introduction to the API ecosystem will try to offer answers to all of these questions. We will also try to help you reach your goal faster on the examples of concrete architectures – the goal of using already-existing resources to enhance your business.