Introducing the New Private API Network for Easier Discovery

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This post is co-authored by Postman Engineering Manager Avinash Choudhary and Postman Product Manager John Kilgore. Private APIs can provide incredible benefits for organizations. They expose an organization’s existing capabilities for reuse by internal teams, and they can significantly reduce the time and resources needed to develop new features. However, organizations can only reap these…

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Deploying Postman at Enterprise Scale

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Managing multiple users, their devices, and the applications installed on these devices is no easy task for IT and system administrators. While companies use solutions like EMM (enterprise mobility management) or MAM (mobile application management) to help manage this complexity, it has not been easy or straightforward to integrate Postman’s desktop app with these solutions—until…

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How Postman Fixed a Missing Layer in Our Data Stack

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When I joined Postman’s data team a little over a year ago, our data was largely a mystery to me. Every day, I’d post questions on Slack like “Where can I find our MAU (monthly active users)?” Someone would tell me where to get it, but as I dug further, I’d find MAU data in…

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Govern Your Public API Collections More Effectively

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Visibility into your APIs is crucial for running a successful API program in any organization. Having visibility enables you to effectively govern what APIs your organization exposes publicly for external consumers. Today, millions of developers use public collection links, Postman public documentation, and public workspaces to share their public APIs with prospective consumers. However, managing…

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Get More Out of Postman by Collaborating with Your Team

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Throughout history, humans have accomplished more together than alone. In the same way, you can get more out of Postman by collaborating with others. When Postman announced unlimited collaboration for small teams, an incredible number of people created free teams. On a free team, you can do most of what you can do on one…

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Announcing Unlimited Collaboration for Small Teams in Postman

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When I built the first iteration of Postman in 2012, it was designed to help individual developers interact with APIs. But it soon became clear that that wasn’t enough: APIs are inherently collaborative, and the original Postman product did not explicitly facilitate that collaboration. So over the ensuing years, we’ve been working tirelessly to address…

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Introducing Auto-Flex for Teams

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Postman’s journey from a simple REST client to a leading API platform that delivers high productivity, great quality, and airtight governance to more than 500,000 organizations around the world has been a truly exhilarating transformation. A crucial part of that journey has been providing ever-greater collaboration within and across teams working on APIs. The Postman…

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Postman Free Plan FAQ: Collaborate in Teams As a Free User

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The Postman Free plan is a great way to start your API journey. Design, develop, and test your APIs with all the fundamental features of the Postman API Platform—which now empowers more than 17 million developers around the world. With the Free plan, you can organize all your API development within Postman Workspaces, which give…

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Introducing Team Discovery

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

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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

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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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Postman Release 6.2: Postman Teams for Free Users, and Session Variables Enhance Teamwork

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Update, July 2020: A lot has happened since this release. Check out our 2020 post about Postman’s momentous return to the web.   We’re excited to announce a significant release to the Postman app—version 6.2. In this version we’ve made Postman Teams available to free users, to help make API development and collaboration even easier….

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