One of the most efficient routes to market for any developer is through an application store that is used by a lot of other applications. For that reason there’s naturally a lot of interest in the AppStore from Apple, GooglePlay or app stores associated with specific cloud computing platform such as Salesforce.com. Essentially, all of these function as central points of application distribution.
Today in APIs: AppDirect CEO on Implications of API Economy, NationBuilder Launches API, and 3 New APIs
AppDirect co-CEO and the implications of the API economy. NationBuilder launches API. Plus: Firefix OS Moves to 1.1, KantanMT releases machine translation API 2.0, and 3 new APIs.
AppDirect, cloud service marketplace and management platform, has launched a series of APIs that opens the doors to its entire AppDirect platform. The result of the APIs allows any service provider that desires to open an app marketplace to rely on AppDirect for all of the back-end heavy lifting, so the marketplace developer can concentrate on a customized front-end and end user experience. From sign-on to billing, AppDirect's entire platform can now drive third party marketplaces.
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Salesforce Heroku Connect
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RightScale Cloud Pricing
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