Ship to API – The America’s Cup navigates in a sea of data

America’s Cup: Harnessing the wind is like harnessing APIs – Management, Delivery & Security.

The conclusion to the latest running of the epic dual on the sea that is the America's Cup is only a matter of hours away. It is good timing to remind ourselves of how this exclusive, high-octane, high-tech and massively demanding sport of brains and brawn has become engaging to the masses on the device screen of our choice from anywhere in the world.






America’s Cup: Harnessing the wind is like harnessing APIs

America’s Cup: Harnessing the wind is like harnessing APIs – Management, Delivery & Security.

The conclusion to the latest running of the epic dual on the sea that is the America's Cup is only a matter of hours away. It is good timing to remind ourselves of how this exclusive, high-octane, high-tech and massively demanding sport of brains and brawn has become engaging to the masses on the device screen of our choice from anywhere in the world.






How to create a WS-Security Username Token

How to create a WS-Security UsernameToken without a password

I've seen the "API Key" pattern also crop up in SOAP messages before. It's reasonably common practice to use a WS-Security block as the way to encapsulate the API Key, rather than, say, coming up with a new custom token.

First load in your SOAP message (or generate one from WSDL). Next, in the "security" menu, choose "Insert WS-Security Username":






How to create a RESTful Security Token Service

How to send a message on to a queue with JMS. Sending a SOAP message onto JMS using the "SOAP over Java Message Service" proposal, or as a Text Message

Did you know that you can use Vordel SOAPbox to send a SOAP message onto a JMS message queue? You can choose to send it as a normal TextMessage, or an ObjectMessage. But you can also choose to use the "SOAP over JMS Message Service" proposal to place the message.






How to convert from REST to SOAP
How to convert from REST to SOAP. The popular advantages of REST over SOAP are well known: It's easier to write a REST client,.. But what if you have SOAP Web Services and your clients are crying out for REST Web Services instead?

eBook – How to build an enterprise API platform
Embrace the API economy today and make it work for your organization, customers, partners and employees. Download this free eBook today: How To Build an Enterprise API Platform "20 Ways To Better Deliver, Manage & Secure APIs"

APIs: The Soft Underbelly of On-line Banking
APIs: The Soft Underbelly of On-line Banking is the most recent guest blog written by Vordel CTO, Mark O'Neill, for the guys over at the programmableWeb on the spate of recent Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks on banks in the US.

OAuth Enterprise Patterns
In this webinar, API and security experts from Vordel and aurionPro SENA will discuss enterprise deployment patterns for OAuth.
OAuth has become the de-facto standard for securing Cloud and mobile APIs, yet most of the published OAuth use cases relate to social media and consumer centric scenarios. Implementing OAuth for B2B use cases is by no means a straight forward exercise and very little has been documented about how to use OAuth with legacy security protocols or indeed existing enterprise IT infrastructures. For more on OAuth from Vordel see http://resources.vordel.com/index.php/tag/oauth/

Vordel Policy Studio Demo API Server
Vordel Policy Studio is a powerful full feature tool which is used for editing and creating the policies that run on the Vordel API Server. For more on Vordel Policy Studio see http://www.vordel.com/products/API-Server.html

Vordel API Server is a comprehensive platform for managing, delivering, and securing APIs. Vordel API Server is for all types of APIs; including REST APIs for mobile and Web, SOAP APIs for Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), file based interfaces for B2B integration and other types of application integration interfaces.



Vordel Certified Network Administrator
Vordel Certified Network Administrator course for Network Administrators in the frontline of today's enterprise Cloud, Mobile and SOA challenges