Blog2019-02-15T15:36:34+00:00

News, Updates and Reporting

Say Hello to API.expert

One of the recurring themes we hear when speaking to clients is that they just want the data. They don't want the challenge of setting up and configuring and maintaining API calls. They want answers, not excuses. They need to know – and they need to know it's right. Say hello to API.expert API.expert is the first of a wave of product changes here at APImetrics to help us move towards the goal of making things easier to understand and use even for non-developers. The site provides actionable performance and quality metrics for leading APIs including uptime, quality and regional cross-cloud latency analysis. With API.expert you'll get weekly, and soon, monthly data on an overall per-service basis. Currently, this is limited to a set of a few dozen different API classes covering key areas such as: Corporate IT services - think Slack, Box, Dropbox, etc. Search engines Banking APIs Government [...]

By |January 7th, 2020|Categories: API Update, News|0 Comments

APImetrics Announces New Monitoring Product for Postman APIs

By |October 15th, 2019|News, Press Releases|

Seattle – APImetrics has launched a new monitoring service for Postman users, the company announced yesterday. 

“We are very excited to launch this product, which will allow users of Postman to monitor API global performance without having to do any configuration at all,” said David O’Neill, CEO of APImetrics.

Utilizing the Postman […]

New Postman Integration – Run Collections via APImetrics

By |August 9th, 2019|Feature updates|

Here at APImetrics we are really excited to announce our new type of integration for Postman users. We understand that importing collections and keeping them in sync can be additional extra work so we’ve decided to address that.

We have created a new service, available to all users, where you […]

Healthcare API Economy: Long Overdue

By |February 16th, 2019|Enterprise IT, News, Opinion|

 

This week, Don Rucker MD, the National Coordinator for Health IT, proposed a healthcare API economy. This is something that’s long overdue, especially in the USA, and shadows the changes that the banking sector, and before that the telecommunications sectors have gone through.

However, it has its own […]

Effectively Securing and Scaling API Infrastructures

By |February 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Join our CEO, David O’Neill, for a webinar hosted by Ping Identity on the challenges of scaling and securing API solutions.

Date/Time: February 27th @ 11AM MT

Title: Innovators Panel Discussion: Effectively Securing and Scaling API infrastructures

Abstract:

Speed, precision, intelligence and security are differentiating the next wave of industry leaders from their competition. Organizations […]

APIs and the Cloud: An Impact Study

By |November 15th, 2018|Fintech, IT and Cloud, News, Opinion|

In their recent white paper, ThousandEyes concludes that all the clouds offer good choices from the perspective of network performance with solid backbones for data transfer. But that’s only part of the story.

When we started with our unique multi-cloud approach, we assumed that there wouldn’t be much […]

Top of the APIs: Which CMA9 Bank Was Summer Champion 2018?

By |October 17th, 2018|API Update, Fintech, Monthly Report, News|

Which CMA9 Bank Was Summer Champion 2018

The APImetrics Insights CASC (Cloud API Service Consistency) score lets you know the performance and quality of an API at a glance. It also lets you instantly compare any API with any other API. Not […]

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

By |October 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Online Banking Amazon 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 […]

API Compliance Monitoring – Can you afford not to?

By |August 9th, 2018|Fintech, Opinion|

In the rapidly expanding fields of Open Banking, where there are regulations driven by systems like the European Payment Services Directive, you have to prove your IT systems work as the regulations require – AND, just to add a little extra complexity, some of the dependencies might be […]

Open Banking CMA9 API Performance Data CMA9 – July 2018

By |August 6th, 2018|Fintech, Monthly Report|

We first shared this on LinkedIn a few days ago, but it’s worth repeating here as this data is, we believe, fundamental to the success of CMA9 Open Banking API initiatives and the banks, ASPs and TPPs who are running them. Next we’re going to be diving into the core […]

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 […]