API Evangelist Partners

These are my partners who invest in API Evangelist each month, helping underwrite my research, and making sure I'm able to keep monitoring the API space as I do.


Streamdata is a software vendor making real-time data accessible to all by operating a proxy turning request / response APIs into feeds of real-time events.


Uptrends is the ultimate monitoring tool to stay in control of the uptime, performance, and functionality of your websites, APIs, and servers.


3scale makes it easy to open, secure, distribute, control and monetize APIs, that is built with performance, customer control and excellent time-to-value in mind.

Storage API News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to storage APIs, which is another essential aspect of doing APIs.

Title Source Visit
Lazy Image Optimiser Using AWS S3 and NodeJs (2018-10-09) medium.com
How to pick the cloud storage service that’s right for you (2018-08-31) www.theverge.com
Hosting a Website on AWS S3 (2018-08-23) medium.com
A Developer’s First Look At Filestack (2018-07-30) blog.filestack.com
File Uploads with Apollo Server 2.0 (2018-07-03) medium.com
SD cards could soon hold 128TB of storage (2018-06-28) www.theverge.com
Saving External API Data To Your Own Rails API (2018-05-30) medium.com
Veritas Launches AWS Cloud Storage Service Integration, Developer APIs (2018-04-13) www.channele2e.com
A Security Audit of Third (2018-03-30) duo.com
Integrating S3 with Lambda (plus some use cases) (2018-03-18) medium.com
Using AWS S3 for Database Backup Storage (2018-02-23) dzone.com
Password Protect Sensitive Dropbox/Google Drive/iCloud/OneDrive Files (2018-02-05) medium.com
Ingesting IoT Sensor Data Into S3 With an RPI3 (2017-12-29) dzone.com
How Virtualization Supports Healthcare Data Storage Needs (2017-12-29) hitinfrastructure.com
Filestack Passes One Billion Files Uploaded, Adds Content Intelligence to API Platform (2017-12-14) www.lifepulsehealth.com
Storage briefing: The evolution of software (2017-12-13) www.computerweekly.com
GitHub (2017-12-02) github.com
Transparent Autoscaling of Instance Storage (2017-12-01) databricks.com
AWS makes it easier and faster to query data stored in its S3 and Glacier storage services (2017-11-29) techcrunch.com
The Data Storage Explosion (2017-11-24) news.sys-con.com
Box combines its content management services with Microsoft Azure's cloud storage (2017-11-21) siliconangle.com
Amazon launches new cloud storage service for U.S. spy agencies (2017-11-20) www.washingtonpost.com
Microsoft and GitHub team up to take Git virtual file system to macOS, Linux (2017-11-16) arstechnica.com
AWS Announces New S3 Encryption Features (2017-11-16) dzone.com
How designers use Dropbox Paper embeds to simplify their workflow (2017-11-13) blogs.dropbox.com
AWS Beefs Up Security Features After S3 Misconfigurations (2017-11-10) www.silicon.co.uk
Filling Cloud Firestore with data (2017-11-09) medium.com
Amazon S3 security update tries to protect admins from their own mistakes (2017-11-07) thenextweb.com
New tools help could help prevent Amazon S3 data leaks (2017-11-07) techcrunch.com
Why you should drop Dropbox in favor of SpiderOak (2017-11-07) boingboing.net
Azure Storage Introduction (2017-11-01) auth0.com
How Dropbox Smart Sync helps turn data hoarders into idea miners (2017-10-31) blogs.dropbox.com
You have Drones. You have Data. You need Filestack. (2017-10-30) blog.filestack.com
Hosting Static React Websites on AWS S3 (& CloudFront) with SSL (2017-10-28) medium.com
Don’t DIY, API With Filestack (2017-10-24) blog.filestack.com
OpenIO raises $5 million to build your own Amazon S3 on any storage device (2017-10-24) techcrunch.com
Find your unprotected Amazon S3 buckets with this free tool (2017-10-19) thenextweb.com
Dropbox Professional delivers new account option for freelancers and creatives (2017-10-17) techcrunch.com
Dropbox targets freelancing workers with new 'Professional' tier (2017-10-17) www.engadget.com
Introducing Dropbox Professional: Powerful tools to showcase your work (2017-10-17) blogs.dropbox.com
How to Upload with Google Drive API (2017-10-16) blog.filestack.com
How to Add Google Image Search API to Your File Uploader (2017-10-09) blog.filestack.com
Building a data lake in S3 using an event (2017-10-06) medium.com
Red Hat Fills Out its Cloud (2017-10-05) thenewstack.io
How Dubsmash uses [email protected] to serve dynamic SPA using S3 (2017-10-05) medium.com
Experimental Amazon S3 API support for Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage Service (2017-10-03) medium.com
Dropbox redesigns itself as a hipster file sharing service (2017-10-03) www.theverge.com
Verizon Hit by Another Amazon S3 Leak (2017-09-25) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
Digital Ocean launches Spaces, its object storage service (2017-09-20) techcrunch.com
3 Things to Know About AWS S3 Security to Stay Out of the Headlines (2017-09-13) blog.rackspace.com
Boots on the Ground at Interdrone 2017: Why an Upload API matters to Drone Service Providers (2017-09-11) blog.filestack.com
4 Reasons Not to Use AWS Elastic Block Storage for Stateful Container Operations (2017-09-08) thenewstack.io
Keeping Your Files Safe in Google’s Cloud (2017-09-07) www.nytimes.com
Introducing the CDN node (2017-09-01) www.stackery.io
SanDisk’s 400GB microSD card is the largest ever (2017-08-31) www.theverge.com
AWS launches Redshift Spectrum, which lets users query data in S3 (2017-08-31) apple.news
Serverless: password protecting a static website in an AWS S3 bucket (2017-08-30) medium.com
Filestack Intelligent Ingestion: The World’s Most Reliable File Uploading Technology (2017-08-23) blog.filestack.com
Gluster for OpenShift – Part 1: Container (2017-08-21) developers.redhat.com
Meeting and Hotel Booking Provider’s Data Found in Public Amazon S3 Bucket (2017-08-21) kasperskycontenthub.com
Picking a Decentralized Storage System (2017-08-15) medium.com
Secure 2TBs of cloud storage space for life — for under $50 (2017-08-15) thenextweb.com
Amazon Tackles Security of Data in S3 Storage (2017-08-14) www.darkreading.com
Backblaze’s unlimited backup service increases upload and restore speeds, adds file sharing and more (2017-08-10) techcrunch.com
Seamless Upgrades: The Next Frontier for OpenStack (2017-08-10) blog.rackspace.com
Google Drive API v3 — Files Resource (2017-08-07) medium.com
CloudFile (2017-08-06) medium.com
Monitor AWS S3 with Datadog (2017-07-27) www.datadoghq.com
Scientists can turn crystals into reusable electrical conductors (2017-07-27) www.engadget.com
How the Filesystem Can Become a More Powerful Abstraction (2017-07-25) medium.com
Scality Zenko: An Open Source Multi (2017-07-21) thenewstack.io
Experts Warn Too Often AWS S3 Buckets Are Misconfigured, Leak Data (2017-07-13) kasperskycontenthub.com
Google Drive is ready to back up all the files on your PC (2017-07-12) www.engadget.com
Introducing The Filestack Command (2017-06-30) blog.filestack.com
Dropbox collects privacy settings into a security checkup page (2017-06-27) www.engadget.com
The quest for a more secure Dropbox alternative (2017-06-26) usblog.kaspersky.com
Google Drive will soon back up any file or folder on your computer (2017-06-14) www.engadget.com
API Web Storage (2017-06-14) medium.com
Box introduces desktop app Box Drive (2017-06-14) techcrunch.com
Cloud storage, at the center of the APIs battle (2017-06-11) bbvaopen4u.com
Amazon drops its unlimited cloud storage plan (2017-06-08) www.engadget.com
Amazon has killed off its unlimited data storage deal (2017-06-08) www.theverge.com
Amazon ends its unlimited cloud storage plan (2017-06-08) techcrunch.com
In the coming cloud computing war, storage is the next front (2017-06-05) readwrite.com
Tackling data sovereignty with DevOps .. (2017-06-03) carrenza.com
Amazon Aurora Can Export Data into Amazon S3 (2017-06-01) aws.amazon.com
Rook.io Container Native Storage on OpenShift (2017-05-29) blog.openshift.com
Amazon Athena adds API/CLI, AWS SDK support, and audit logging with AWS CloudTrail (2017-05-23) aws.amazon.com
Comparing Node & JQuery File Upload vs Filestack (2017-05-16) blog.filestack.com

If you think there is a link I should have listed here feel free to tweet it at me, or submit as a Github issue. Even though I do this full time, I'm still a one person show, and I miss quite a bit, and depend on my network to help me know what is going on.