APImetrics Blog – APIs, Cloud, SLA & Developer Industry News & Opinion2018-03-21T16:27:01+00:00

News, Updates and Reporting

Online Banking: The Dream of Being the Amazon (or Facebook or Netfix) of Money

There's a fascinating article over at Quartz about the battle in the online banking world to be the Amazon (or Facebook or Netfix) of money. Despite the title, the article's not really got much to say about Musk. He founded X.com in 1999 for online banking, which merged with Peter Thiel's Confinity, which had a product called PayPal, which turned out to be pretty successful and eventually provided Musk with wherewithal to launch SpaceX and Tesla. As I often say, ideas are easy – making them a reality is the hard part. So it was easy to come up with online banking ideas during the dotcom boom. In 2000, Siemens paid 73 million euros for a stake in Brokat, a mobile payment and e-finance software company applications and the darling of the Neuer Markt. Mcommerce was the all rage at the time. I remember posters around the Siemens Mobile office [...]

By |October 8th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

CMA9 APIs: The Only Constant Is The Lack Of Consistency

By |June 15th, 2018|API Update, Fintech, Summary|

CMA9 APIs

Following on from our thoughts on SLOs and KPIs, we teased that we had some more data on CMA9 APIs. And here it is!

The approach we use is simple. We look at past performance and provide benchmarking against similar services […]

“Our Experience So Far” – FI.SPAN Talks APImetrics

By |June 6th, 2018|Case Studies|

FI.SPAN Talks APImetrics

At APImetrics, we enjoy hearing from our clients. So we were delighted to receive such a lovely note from Valery Novikov, Co-Founder and CTO of FI.SPAN.

FI.SPAN is a SOC compliant, cloud-native API orchestration platform that turns APIs […]