In the wake of a ruling last week by an appellate court that APIs can in fact be protected by copyright, industry reaction ranges from outrage to forlorn pragmatism. In general, the fact that any given vendor can enforce copyright protection claims on its APIs is likely to drive developers toward more open APIs, where the terms of usage are clearly defined.
Oracle APIs (5)
Java 9 Stack-Walking
||The Java 9 Stack-Walking API provides a stream of information in stack traces during the execution of a program. The API requires a Virtual Machine to capture a snapshot of the entire stack. This...||Application Development||03.29.2017|
||The Connect REST API provides customers and partners a way to integrate with the Oracle Service Cloud platform. It is a public API that leverages the Connect Common Object Model and allows you...||Software-as-a-Service||02.22.2017|
Oracle Service Cloud Knowledge Advanced
||The Oracle Service Cloud Knowledge Advanced API provides numerous functionalities for accessing and developing knowledge resources. The API facilitates the addition, modification, and interaction...||Business||12.15.2016|
Oracle Monitoring Cloud Service
||The Oracle Monitoring Cloud Service API offers alerts, metrics, and reports related to enterprise cloud solutions provided by Oracle. Developers must install a version of cURL that supports SSL. POST...||Cloud||10.19.2016|
Oracle Cloud Stack Manager
||The Oracle Cloud Stack Manager REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Oracle Cloud Stack Manager with other applications and websites. Some example API methods...||Cloud||09.21.2016|
The API platform extends the company's cloud integration capabilities. With a goal of delivering capabilities for designing, prototyping, documenting, testing, and managing the proliferation of APIs, Oracle integrated Oracle tools with capabilities gained through its recent Apiary acquisition.
Oracle today said it has agreed to acquire Apiary, the company behind the APIFlow framework. Oracle says the deal will help it offer developers the most complete, cloud-based API creation and management platform in the market. Apiary has helped companies create hundreds of thousands of APIs.