APImetrics Blog – APIs, Cloud, SLA & Developer Industry News & Opinion 2018-03-21T16:27:01+00:00

News, Updates and Reporting

New Agent Locations Available

Quick housekeeping announcement, we've just expanded our agent network again. Adding 10 more locations, mostly from Google - covering multiple European locations and for the first time adding in Australia and South America.  We've also made the IP addresses for the agents public and put those out here. This brings our global network of public agents up to 74, more with our agents in China and private client agents. Agent Name CLOUD PROVIDER CITY/STATE Country IP ADDRESS AWS Asia-Pacific Northeast (Tokyo) AWS Tokyo Japan 13.230.225.195 AWS Asia-Pacific Northeast 2 (Korea) AWS Korea Korea 13.124.218.140 AWS Asia-Pacific South (India) AWS India India 35.154.219.154 AWS Asia-Pacific Southeast (Singapore) AWS Sinagpore Singapore 13.251.81.58 AWS Asia-Pacific Southeast 2 (Sydney) AWS Sydney Australia 54.66.129.102 AWS Canada Central (Quebec) AWS Quebec Canada 35.183.39.141 AWS Europe Central (Frankfurt) AWS Frankfurt Germany 18.184.236.194 AWS Europe West 1 (Ireland) AWS Ireland Ireland 34.246.134.122 AWS Europe West 2 (London) AWS [...]

By | June 21st, 2018|Categories: Housekeeping|0 Comments

Why we monitor, and why you should to… CMA9 Open Banking Edition

By | May 17th, 2018|News, Opinion|

Fresh from congratulating a UK CMA9 bank on keeping their V1 and V2 APIs going for a decent period beyond the February switchover, we had a deeper look to see if the two APIs performed differently.

For the most part, they did […]

New Features – Print to PDF for reports – Email Subscription controls

By | May 7th, 2018|Feature updates|

Email Controls

You can now set your email preferences from the alerting menu, this will automatically subscribe or unsubscribe you from the various email reporting options like weekly and daily reports, insights or alerts.

CMA9 OBIE UK Report, April. And a third of APIs still under perform.

By | May 4th, 2018|Fintech, Monthly Report, News|

CMA9 Competition and Markets Authority

In March, we published a report on the UK’s public CMA9 Open Banking APIs V2 from the OBIE. IN it, we found that more than 35% of the APIs offered were performing below our expected acceptable score […]

Equifax and AWS: How One Minor Thing Can Pull Down Performance

By | April 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Equifax API

It’s always fascinating to us how your choice of Cloud Host can impact your performance. For example, we noticed some issues with the Equifax API we monitor. There are a lot of issues.

Over the last week alone, there have […]