Built by the engineers at the online clothing retailor thredUP, ResponsysApi is a Ruby gem that allows an interface with the Responsys API. Using ResponsysApi, Ruby applications can access the web API platform to programmatically manage campaigns for email, mobile, SMS, web displays, social media, and more.
The emergence of platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offerings as a foundation to build applications in a way that abstracts traditional middleware is proving to be a boon for developers in the age of the cloud. The challenge is that there is no such thing as a single cloud. The cloud actually consists of a mix of programmable platforms that lie both inside and out of the traditional enterprise. Apprenda wants to make it easier to invoke those cloud resources with the inclusion of an API that allows developers to dynamically scale resources in response to user traffic demands or a specific policy requirement within the PaaS environment.
A slideshare on the business value of APIs been gaining kudos from enterprises around the world. Created by the international business consultancy faberNovel, the slide deck has been presented to APIdays audiences earlier this year, as well as being delievered at industry events like Hewlett Packard’s Innovision meetup.
Huddle, the online project management and group collaboration service, has been releasing new Huddle API updates quite frequently. Huddle employs an agile development process with a two-week release cycle, so Huddle users and community developers are becoming accustomed to seeing new features and bug fixes regularly. We've created a new Huddle API profile to track this API.