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API Movers and Shakers: Your Weekly API Performance Report

Spring has sprung! And our weekly API performance report is here. For our new readers, hello! This report is culled from our data and from that info, we give you the movers and shakers in each sector. You can also see on our new slick API Directory! Don’t see your favorite APIs listed? Let […]

API Movers and Shakers: Your Weekly API Performance Report

Once again, U.S. Government APIs are not doing so well. FEMA in the US Government Collection was in the Red Zone with a CASC score of 5.72. This was primarily due to an outage on the 7th of March, which saw the requests to most endpoints timeout. There was also a scattering of failures throughout […]

Weekly API Performance Report: Movers and Shakers

Here are our highlights for the week in APIs. We tell you who’s up, who’s down, and who dropped out completely. Are the APIs you depend on included? If not, let us know and we’ll add them to our collection. And if you still haven’t signed up for a demo, what are you waiting for? […]

About Stripe

Stripe is a technology company that provides payment processing services for businesses of all sizes. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Their payment processing platform enables businesses to accept online payments from customers around the world. In addition to payment processing, they have also developed a suite of APIs that allow developers to integrate its payment processing technology into their own applications.

APIs are designed to be developer-friendly and easy to use. The company provides a wide range of APIs that developers can use to build custom payment processing solutions. APIs support a variety of payment methods, including credit and debit cards, digital wallets, and bank transfers.

APIs are organized into several categories, including Payments, Subscriptions, and Connect. The Payments API is the core of Stripe’s payment processing platform and enables businesses to accept payments from customers around the world. The Subscriptions API enables businesses to manage recurring payments and subscriptions. The Connect API allows businesses to facilitate payments between multiple parties, such as marketplaces and platforms.

Stripe also provides a sandbox environment for developers to test their applications before deploying them to production. The sandbox provides access to simulated payment processing and allows developers to test their applications without having to process real transactions. This helps developers to ensure that their applications are working correctly before they are deployed to production.

The sandbox includes a variety of tools and resources that developers can use to test their applications. The sandbox includes a test suite that developers can use to verify that their applications are working correctly. The test suite includes a variety of scenarios that developers can use to test their applications, such as creating and processing payments, managing subscriptions, and handling errors.

In addition to its payment processing services and APIs, Stripe also provides a suite of pre-built payment processing solutions that businesses can use to enhance their own payment processing products and services. 

Pre-built solutions include Stripe Checkout, which provides a customizable payment processing form that businesses can use to accept payments on their website or mobile app. Finally they also offer a suite of fraud prevention tools that businesses can use to protect themselves against fraudulent transactions.

Stripe places a strong emphasis on security and has implemented a number of measures to protect its users’ financial data. The platform uses encryption to protect data in transit and at rest. Multi-factor authentication is also used to ensure that only authorized users can access payment processing data. Additionally, they regularly undergo security audits to ensure that their security practices meet industry standards.

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