To make sure developers use your API to create apps that add true value to your business, you must provide proper documentation. This tutorial will give you deeper insight into the importance of offering excellent API documentation and will also provide you with some advice on effective methods for creating documentation developers can really use.
The three-tier topology popularized by Web applications is changing. Big Data and mobile devices are shifting the borders of enterprise IT and the API has become the new perimeter for organizations exposing their business and data services for external consumption. This tutorial describes the changes, the resulting paradigm that will prevail in the enterprise and the API’s central position in that paradigm.