The official Stormpath PHP SDK by Stormpath calls the Stormpath REST API which provides developers with a user management infrastructure. Features include authentication, schema-less user data and social media login with Facebook and Google OAuth. It requires PHP 5.3+.
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.
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) and Representational State Transfer (REST) are relatively new technologies that are increasingly showing up in modern applications like mobile applications and web services. Unfortunately, their rapid rise in popularity also brings significant and damaging security vulnerabilities. Understanding how to provide web and mobile application security against these vulnerabilities is only one small step in the right direction. Developers face a number of challenges when it comes to building secure code.
There’s no shortage of controversy when it comes to healthcare these days, but from a developer perspective, the increased usage of electronic medical records (EMR) represents a potential boon. The challenge is that a lot of those records are locked up in proprietary systems that for the most part are fairly inaccessible.