The Runscope Ruby SDK by Chris Warren calls the Runscope API that provides developers with a testing system and monitoring for APIs. Performance and usage metrics can be accessed as well. Developers need to set up a Runscope account; it returns JSON data, and requires an OAuth2 token.
Identity management platform provider Okta has acquired Stormpath, a user management API provider. Now developers using Stormpath APIs and SDKs have until 8/17/2017 to migrate to Okta or another identity management platform. The acquisition of Stormpath demonstrates the risk of using startup APIs.
You have a major development project launching next month and your team needs help. Perhaps it's a vexing problem related to the Ruby on Rails ActiveRecord API. Or an optimization issue with the AngularJS $animate service. What do you do?