IBM recently announced that it has open sourced its API Microgateway. The API Microgateway is a programmable API gateway that aims to help developers secure and control both microservices and APIs. It helps developers publish existing services as APIs or create new APIs from existing data sources.
IBM APIs (47)
IBM Bluemix IoT
||The Watson IOT Platform facilitates secure communication between IoT devices using MQTT and TLS. The IBM Bluemix IoT API simplifies access to IoT devices and data that allows developers to build...||Internet of Things||07.10.2017|
||IBM has developed Quantum Experience to provide students, professionals and scientific communities an interactive interface for accessing the company’s cloud-enabled quantum computing portal and...||Hardware||04.28.2017|
IBM Watson Text to Speech WebSocket
||This API has speech-synthesis capabilities to synthesize text into natural-sounding speech in a variety of languages, accents, and voices. The service supports at least one male or female voice,...||Text-to-Speech||04.14.2017|
IBM Watson Natural Language Understanding
||The Natural Language Understanding API uses natural language processing to analyze semantic features of any text. It provides plain text, HTML, or a public URL, and Natural Language Understanding...||Natural Language Processing||04.13.2017|
IBM Watson Language Translator
||The Language Translator API translates text from one language to another. The service offers multiple domain-specific models that you can customize based on your unique terminology and language. Use...||Language||04.12.2017|
In an effort to grow its cognitive computing platform, Watson, IBM announced this week that it has acquired deep learning platform AlchemyAPI. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Being able to store and manage massive amounts of Big Data is one thing; finding a way to make it accessible to developers is quite another. Major vendors such as SAP and IBM are in a race to create a framework that will make it simpler for developers to invoke a layer of services that will allow developers to access data regardless of what format it is stored in without having to, for example, learn arcane interfaces such as MapReduce.