Upcoming Workshops
Layer 7’s subject matter experts are actively engaged in spearheading new concepts and best practices around API Management, Mobile Access, SOA Governance and Cloud Integration. Our thought leaders regularly speak at top trade shows, as well as presenting online webinars and Tech Talks. Additionally, Layer 7 takes an active role in the API developer community by sponsoring a range of workshops, hackathons and dev meet-ups.

 

Upcoming Workshops

 

Introduction to APIs & the App Economy (Chicago, IL)
October 6, 2014 | 11:15am-3:15pm

The app economy has emerged through the explosion of mobile, cloud, big data and IoT technologies. Companies are able to innovate more rapidly and find new business channels. To be successful in this new context, an end-to-end approach must be taken, aligning API design and implementation with the organization's business strategy, while allowing for the rapid growth that comes with success in the app economy.

Join this workshop to learn how to:

  • Identify how your business can use APIs to win in the app economy
  • Build a successful API program that aligns with your organization’s goals
  • Understand the importance of security and management for APIs
  • Employ standards like REST, JSON, OAuth and OpenID Connect to create mobile-friendly APIs
  • Leverage CA's industry-leading API security and management solution
 

 
Introduction to APIs & the App Economy (Boston, MA)
October 8, 2014 | 11:15am-3:15pm

The app economy has emerged through the explosion of mobile, cloud, big data and IoT technologies. Companies are able to innovate more rapidly and find new business channels. To be successful in this new context, an end-to-end approach must be taken, aligning API design and implementation with the organization's business strategy, while allowing for the rapid growth that comes with success in the app economy.

Join this workshop to learn how to:

  • Identify how your business can use APIs to win in the app economy
  • Build a successful API program that aligns with your organization’s goals
  • Understand the importance of security and management for APIs
  • Employ standards like REST, JSON, OAuth and OpenID Connect to create mobile-friendly APIs
  • Leverage CA's industry-leading API security and management solution
 

 
Mobile API Security & the App Economy (Cleveland, OH)
October 23, 8:30-11:45am

For more and more enterprises, launching mobile apps to enhance customer engagement and employee productivity is becoming an urgent priority. Because these apps use APIs to expose sensitive data and backend systems, security must play a vital role in these mobility programs. CA’s industry-leading Layer 7 Mobile Access Gateway delivers the strong-but-flexible security, identity and authentication technology needed to protect the APIs that power enterprise mobile apps. The Layer 7 solution also includes a wealth of functionality for managing APIs and enabling app developers.

 

 
Introduction to APIs & the App Economy (Calgary, AB)
October 29, 2014 | 8:30am-1pm

The app economy has emerged through the explosion of mobile, cloud, big data and IoT technologies. Companies are able to innovate more rapidly and find new business channels. To be successful in this new context, an end-to-end approach must be taken, aligning API design and implementation with the organization's business strategy, while allowing for the rapid growth that comes with success in the app economy.

Join this workshop to learn how to:

  • Identify how your business can use APIs to win in the app economy
  • Build a successful API program that aligns with your organization’s goals
  • Understand the importance of security and management for APIs
  • Employ standards like REST, JSON, OAuth and OpenID Connect to create mobile-friendly APIs
  • Leverage CA's industry-leading API security and management solution
 

 
Introduction to APIs & the App Economy (Vancouver, BC)
October 30, 2014 | 8:30am-1pm

The app economy has emerged through the explosion of mobile, cloud, big data and IoT technologies. Companies are able to innovate more rapidly and find new business channels. To be successful in this new context, an end-to-end approach must be taken, aligning API design and implementation with the organization's business strategy, while allowing for the rapid growth that comes with success in the app economy.

Join this workshop to learn how to:

  • Identify how your business can use APIs to win in the app economy
  • Build a successful API program that aligns with your organization’s goals
  • Understand the importance of security and management for APIs
  • Employ standards like REST, JSON, OAuth and OpenID Connect to create mobile-friendly APIs
  • Leverage CA's industry-leading API security and management solution
 

 
API360 Summit (London, UK)
November 18, 2014 | 8:30am-6pm

Across industries and at the most fundamental level, business is becoming more technology-centric - with a particular focus on the opportunities created by mobile devices and apps. In this context, APIs provide the building blocks that make it possible to turn a business into a flexible integration platform, where data, applications and other information assets can be connected across organizational and geographical boundaries.

 

Presenters

  • Matt McLarty
    VP, API Academy
  • Irakli Nadareishvili
    Director of API Strategy, API Academy
  • Mike Amundsen
    Director of API Architecture, API Academy
  • Ronnie Mitra
    Director of API Design, API Academy
  • Holger Reinhardt
    Director of Emerging Technologies, API Academy