July 15, 2014
Oanda releases an API for it Forex trading platform. Bottlenose offers an API for its trending tools. Plus: Rackspace launches OnMetal cloud servers, and Maplight releases election 2014 database.
It's surely a sign of APIs growing up when enterprise vendors are building tools to utilize them. Business management solutions company SAP AG has a new solution that helps businesses and organizations gain insights into market trends and customer sentiment in real-time. The "SAP Rapid-Deployment Solution for Sentiment Intelligence with SAP HANA" loads text data from any Web Channel that has a publicly available API. Once the data is into its system, SAP's software takes over.