How to Deploy Multi-Cloud Serverless and Cloud Foundry APIs at Scale


Ken Parmelee, who leads the API gateway for IBM and Big Blue’s open source projects, has a few ideas about open-source methods for “attacking” the API and how to create micro-services and make them scale.

“Micro-services and APIs are products and we need to be thinking about them that way,” Parmelee says. “As you start to put them up people rely on them as part of their business. That’s a key aspect of what you’re doing in this space.”

Anyone can try out these serverless APIs in just 30 seconds at “This sounds very gimmicky, but it is that easy to do…We’re combining the work we’ve done with Cloud Foundry and released them in Bluemix under the OpenWhisk to provide security and scalability.”

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