Article: How API Platforms Can Drive Digital Transformations

Cloud, Data, Software

How API Platforms Can Drive Digital Transformations

However, modern API platforms (or “smart operational datastores” or “digital integration hubs”) powered by in-memory computing can enable businesses to aggregate data from multiple cloud-based and on-premises systems and query the aggregated data in real-time. By doing so, the API platform can:

  • Decouple frontend and backend systems, enabling much easier changes to the applications and data sources
  • Minimize the limitations of siloed data, allowing businesses to analyze information across the entire business in real-time
  • Enable previously impossible real-time business processes, such as creating real-time 360-degree customer views
  • Power previously unavailable application functionality and increase operational flexibility while lowering costs
  • Reduce API calls to operational and analytical systems and SaaS applications, potentially reducing costs and complexity

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Article: Sonny Meraban’s Secret Is Out; Bitcoin Is Here To Stay And Its Future Is Hotter Than Ever

Crypto, Money

Sonny Meraban’s Secret Is Out; Bitcoin Is Here To Stay And Its Future Is Hotter Than Ever

“I think people are eventually going to get away from  the central banking system,’’ Meraban boldly predicted. “Why are Bitcoin prices going up? Why is medal going up? Why are wood prices going up? It’s because people are investing in them.

“People used to buy Bitcoin to transact payments with phone bills that they owed or it allowed them to go on a site and play some poker,” Meraban added. “Now, that’s changing and you have sophisticated investors studying and investing in Bitcoin. They understand that there’s a $2 trillion market cap and how in the world are they not going to buy in and invest in Bitcoin when there’s such a huge market cap there? It’s almost like investors have no choice and they need to hedge themselves against the dollar.”

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