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Designing API-First Enterprise Architectures on Azure

By : Subhajit Chatterjee
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Designing API-First Enterprise Architectures on Azure

By: Subhajit Chatterjee

Overview of this book

API-centric architectures are foundational to delivering omnichannel experiences for an enterprise. With this book, developers will learn techniques to design loosely coupled, cloud-based, business-tier interfaces that can be consumed by a variety of client applications. Using real-world examples and case studies, the book helps you get to grips with the cloudbased design and implementation of reliable and resilient API-centric solutions. Starting with the evolution of enterprise applications, you'll learn how API-based integration architectures drive digital transformation. You'll then learn about the important principles and practices that apply to cloud-based API architectures and advance to exploring the different architecture styles and their implementation in Azure. This book is written from a practitioner's point of view, so you'll discover ideas and practices that have worked successfully in various customer scenarios. By the end of this book, you'll be able to architect, design, deploy, and monetize your API solutions in the Azure cloud while implementing best practices and industry standards.
Table of Contents (14 chapters)
Section 1: API-Led Architecture in the Digital Economy
Section 2: Build Reliable API-Centric Solutions
Section 3: Deliver Business Value for a Modern Enterprise

The power of GitHub and Azure DevOps

GitHub and Azure DevOps are two powerful offerings from Microsoft that will serve as a complete DevOps toolset. From managing your backlog and team processes to a Git-based code repository to having the ability to execute CI/CD processes with automated testing, you will discover that GitHub and Azure DevOps are the perfect solutions for you.

At the time of writing this book, many additional new capabilities have already been planned as part of the GitHub offering and you should review the product capability page for the latest information:

Read more about the Azure DevOps offering here:

In the next section, we will cover the implementation-specific recommended guidance around some of the key DevOps practices.