Why APIs matter in the world of virtualisation
The All Things API series is tailored to capture thought-provoking ideas and commentary from today’s visionaries, tech leaders, geeks, evangelists and the like. Day-in and -out, we have the pleasure of meeting with subject-matter experts within the community, ranging from developers at Fortune 100 companies to API & developer evangelists writing their own path.
On November 7th, I sat down and chatted with an interesting expert in the realm of APIs: John Kirby, ViaWest API expert and Director of Software Architecture. Kirby has been in the software development field for over 25 years, and when he’s not on the slopes skiing beautiful Colorado or riding his bike, he helps his team focus on the big picture of how the enterprise’s next generation of virtualization can become more agile and responsive to customer needs.
Q: In your own words, how would you describe ViaWest? ViaWest provides...