APIs in Agriculture: How Beck’s Hybrids Uses Postman for Better Farming

        

When we hear about APIs, farming and agriculture don’t typically come to mind. Instead, we usually think of SaaS, social media, financial, IoT, and healthcare spaces. For most of us, agriculture generates images of heavy equipment, rural landscapes, and manual labor, not cutting-edge technology or sophisticated software systems. But the growing trend of digital solutions…

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The Postman API Network: Discover, Explore, and Share APIs

        

APIs are continuing their staggering growth rate all across the business world, and the immense power of APIs is creating new possibilities for commerce every day. But this upsurge in the sheer number of APIs being produced, and the increasingly important role those APIs play in companies of every size, has also led to some…

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How Postman Engineering Does Microservices Today

        

A couple of years ago, Postman CTO and co-founder Ankit Sobti wrote about Postman’s struggle to escape from a microservices-dependency hell. (If you want to learn more about how and why Postman ventured into microservices, I highly recommend reading that blog post.) This is an update  on Ankit’s story— specifically, I want to walk you through…

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How to Use Postman’s API Builder to Streamline API Development

        

Last year in the Postman v7.1 release, we introduced a new feature called API Builder that enabled users to improve API development by designing and developing their APIs directly in Postman. This was a very significant shift for Postman: While API development information in Postman has historically been organized around the constructs of requests, collections,…

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Announcing Updated Postman Plans and Pricing

        

The foundational belief at the heart of Postman is as clear today as the day we started the company: We believe that your API workflow can always be made faster, smoother, and simpler. And we’re relentlessly pursuing improvements for you based on this belief by releasing product updates at a crazy pace while continuously listening…

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Introducing Team Discovery

        

Teams are increasingly using Postman to collaborate on APIs. With team workspaces and collections, you can discuss and contribute to API projects in conjunction with stakeholders, all within the same environment as your development and testing. To streamline collaboration in Postman, we are excited to introduce the new team discovery feature. When your colleagues log…

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Being the Postman API Champion at Your Organization

        

API change across large organizations takes having a leader, or an army of leaders driving the API conversation. Successful API programs tend to expand under the right leadership, and will ultimately whither in the absence of it. The momentum of any individual API roadmap will be dictated by someone championing not just an individual API,…

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How to Organize Your API With Collections, Environments, and Workspaces

        

Postman provides a very flexible set of tools for helping API providers define their APIs more effectively. Postman makes APIs more discoverable, usable, and easy to iterate on across teams and helps teams strategize on how APIs are defined, designed, developed, and operated within production environments. There are three main elements to think about when…

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Manage Large Teams in Postman with Workspaces, Permissions, and Version Control

        

Managing API development with large teams poses a unique set of challenges. Teams need to maintain multiple versions of an API, assign and control ownership and permissions, and smoothly merge new work to a parent API or collection. Postman provides a set of collaboration features that can help make API development in large teams easier….

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Develop APIs with Your Team in Postman – Workshop Recap Part 1

        

We just completed our online workshop series! In case you missed our 3-part, live workshop series, you can follow along with this post or watch the recording. In this post, I’ll walk you through how you can import a schema, save example responses, create descriptions, share your collection with others, create workspaces, comment on collections,…

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