In today’s hyperconnected world, APIs are gaining huge prominence, pervading the software landscape to allow for new and improved innovations for driving strategic and business initiatives.
In recent years, a new technique to build and consume RESTful APIs is fast gaining traction in the industry, with Microsoft and Facebook leading way. This is the Graph API.
I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Gareth Jones, Principal API Architect for the Microsoft Graph, to understand what the Graph API is, what led to its development, how Microsoft strategizes its API development, and his thoughts on versioning a massive project such as the Graph API. [Read more…]