The API Explosion and what it means to You

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  1. In 2005 there were 105 open APIs. Today there are over 5,000. What does this mean for you and how you will build your applications? Ross Mason, MuleSoft's Founder and CTO was joined by MuleSoft's CloudHub Product Manager, Dan Diephouse for some conversational insight into the implications of API proliferation.


Topics include:

  • The history and future of APIs
  • The best open APIs and what sets them apart from the pack
  • Implications of APIs on application development
  • New challenges created by this mass of APIs
  • The role of integration in an API-centric world


Ross Mason, CTO and Founder, MuleSoft

Dan Diephouse, CloudHub Product Manager, MuleSoft