About Paul Cray

Machine Learning Specialist at APImetrics.

API.expert Weekly API Analysis: Hey Foursquare!

This Week’s API Highlights Twitter in the Social Networks API category takes the overall title this week with a CASC score of 9.74. Department of Justice in the US Government API category takes the overall title again with a median latency of 47 ms, the same as last week. General Services Administration in the US Government API category takes the overall bottom spot this week with a CASC score of 6.00. We take a good, hard look at what went wrong with Foursquare this week. Something of interest Foursquare appears in two of our API categories, Search and Social Networks. [...]

By |2021-04-14T08:54:48-07:00April 14th, 2021|Weekly Report|0 Comments

API.expert Monthly API Analysis: March | Search APIs

This Month’s API Highlights UK in the UK Government API category takes the overall top spot for the public sector again with a CASC score of 9.77, down from 9.85 in February. Department of Justice in the US Government API category takes the latency title for the public sector again with a median latency of 48 ms, up from 46 ms last month. Microsoft Authentication once again props up the Corporate Infrastructure API category. It's pretty consistent, it's just persistently in the Amber Zone. This is down to the high percentage of outliers. This is an API that could use [...]

By |2021-04-12T09:32:10-07:00April 12th, 2021|Monthly Report|0 Comments

API.expert Monthly Banking API Analysis: March | Cluster of Failures

This Month’s Banking API HighlightsBank of Ireland in the Open Banking API – UK – Open Data category takes the overall title this month with a CASC score of 9.73.HSBC in the Open Banking API – UK – Open Data category takes the overall title again in March with a median latency of 88 ms, down from 91 ms in February.B (bank) in the Open Banking API – UK – Production category takes the overall wooden spoon with a CASC score of 4.15.We take a good, hard look at just what went wrong with the Lloyds Group Open Banking Open Data API on 13 [...]

By |2021-04-15T13:41:45-07:00April 8th, 2021|Fintech, Monthly Report|0 Comments

API.expert Weekly API Analysis: Google Workplace APIs

This Week’s Highlights UK in the UK Government category takes the overall title this week with a CASC score of 9.76, the same as last week. Department of Justice in the US Government takes the overall title again with a median latency of 46 ms down from 48 ms last week. Data.gov in the US Government category takes the overall bottom spot this week with a CASC score of 3.37. We take a good look at Gmail and what it is doing right and wrong. Something of interest Corporate Infrastructure API is a large and important category and we are [...]

By |2021-04-12T07:37:19-07:00April 8th, 2021|Weekly Report|0 Comments

API.expert Weekly Banking API Analysis: UK Production

This Week’s Highlights Tide in the Open Banking API – UK – Production category takes the overall title this week with a CASC score of 9.86. HSBC in the Open Banking API – UK – Open Data category takes the overall title again with a median latency of 88 ms, up from 87 ms last week. Barclays (Sandbox Auth) in the Open Banking API – UK – Sandbox category is the loser again this week with a CASC score of 5.01, down from 5.15 last week. We examine what mid-table respectability looks like in the Open Banking API – UK [...]

By |2021-04-12T07:57:53-07:00April 7th, 2021|Weekly Report|0 Comments

API.expert Weekly Banking API Analysis: HitBTC Crypto

This Week’s Banking API Highlights Tide in the Open Banking API – UK – Production category, which was overall first last week with a CASC score of 9.84, this week shares the title with the Royal Bank of Scotland (Sandbox) in the Open Banking – UK –Sandbox category, both with a CASC score of 9.79. HSBC in the Open Banking API – UK – Open Data category takes the overall title again with a median latency of 87 ms, down from 91 ms last week. Barclays (Sandbox Auth) in the Open Banking API – UK – Sandbox category takes the [...]

By |2021-04-02T06:41:14-07:00April 2nd, 2021|Weekly Report|0 Comments

Weekly API Analysis: Now With Duck Duck Go!

This Week’s API Highlights UK in the UK Government API category takes the overall title again this week with a CASC score of 9.76 down from 9.86 last week. Department of Justice in the US Government API takes the overall title again with a median latency of 48 ms, the same as last week. NHS in the US Government API category is the loser this week with a CASC score of 6.42. We take a good, hard look at the performance of a newcomer in the Search API category, Duck Duck Go. Something of interest We have added Duck Duck [...]

By |2021-04-01T04:00:12-07:00April 1st, 2021|Weekly Report|0 Comments

API.expert Weekly API Analysis: Expanding Search APIs

This Week’s Highlights GOV.UK in the UK Government category takes the overall title this week (after sharing it last week) with a CASC score of 9.86, the same as last week. Department of Justice in the US Government takes the overall title again with a median latency of 48 ms, the same as last week. Coronavirus COVID19 API (covid19api.com) in the Covid-19 category takes the overall Wooden Spoon again this week with a CASC score of 4.02 up from 3.88 last week. We take a good hard look at Foursquare in the Search category and what they might be able [...]

By |2021-03-26T04:30:48-07:00March 26th, 2021|Weekly Report|0 Comments

API.expert Weekly Banking API Analysis: Railsbank Is Tops

This Week’s Banking API Highlights Tide in the Open Banking API – UK – Production category takes the overall title again this week with a CASC score of 9.84, up from 9.82 last week. HSBC in the Open Banking API – UK – Open Data category takes the overall title again with a median latency of 91 ms, up from 88 ms last week. Barclays (Sandbox Auth) in the Open Banking API – UK – Sandbox category takes the overall wooden spoon this week with a CASC score of 4.98. We take a look at what Railsbank is doing right [...]

By |2021-03-25T14:40:40-07:00March 25th, 2021|Weekly Report|0 Comments

API.expert Weekly API Analysis: Messaging APIs

This Week’s API Highlights GOV.UK in the UK Government category and Department of Justice in the US Government category share the honors for the overall title this week with a CASC score of 9.86 the same as GOV.UK last week. Department of Justice in the US Government takes the overall title again with a median latency of 48 ms, the same as last week. Coronavirus COVID19 API (covid19api.com) in the Covid-19 category takes the overall Wooden Spoon again this week with a CASC score of 4.02 up from 3.88 last week. We take a look at the Messaging APIs category [...]

By |2021-03-25T14:14:48-07:00March 18th, 2021|Weekly Report|0 Comments