Developing APIs with Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform

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Developing APIs with Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform

Author: Google Cloud

This three-course path introduces learners to Apigee, Google Cloud's full-lifecycle API management platform. Using a combination of presentations, hands-on labs, and supplemental... Read more

  • Explore and put into practice API design, development and management concepts.
  • Understand the value of API-first development and how to apply it.
  • Describe the fundamentals of REST API design.
  • Describe API products, API product strategies, and how to publish APIs to a developer portal.
  • Understand the role of user authentication and authorization and the importance of API security.
  • Understand the out-of-the-box platform capabilities for implementing mediation, traffic management, caching, and fault handling.
  • Describe the value and use of API analytics.
  • Understand the deployment options for the Apigee platform.

Pre-requisites

Familiarity with HTTP, XML, JSON, and JavaScript is helpful but not required.

Beginner

This course introduces you to API design and the fundamentals of the Apigee platform. You learn how to design APIs, and how to use OpenAPI specifications to document them. You learn about the API life cycle, and how the Apigee API platform helps you manage all aspects of the life cycle. You learn about how APIs can be designed using API proxies, and how APIs are packaged as products to be used by app developers.

API Design and Fundamentals of Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform

by Google Cloud

May 24, 2021 / 2h 41m

2h 41m

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Description

In this course, you learn how to design APIs, and how to use OpenAPI specifications to document them. You learn about the API life cycle, and how the Apigee API platform helps you manage all aspects of the life cycle. You learn about how APIs can be designed using API proxies, and how APIs are packaged as API products to be used by app developers. Through a combination of lectures, hands-on labs, and supplemental materials, you will learn how to design, build, secure, deploy, and manage API solutions using Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction
  2. Apigee Overview
  3. API-First and OpenAPI Specifications
  4. API Proxies
  5. API Products
  6. Course Resources

Intermediate

This course focuses on how to secure your APIs. You explore the security concerns you will encounter for your APIs. You learn about OAuth, the primary authorization method for REST APIs. You will learn about JSON Web Tokens (JWTs) and federated security. You also learn about securing against malicious requests, safely sending requests across a public network, and how to secure your data for users of Apigee.

API Security on Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform

by Google Cloud

May 21, 2021 / 2h 3m

2h 3m

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Description

In this course, you learn how to secure your APIs. You explore the security concerns you will encounter for your APIs. You learn about OAuth, the primary authorization method for REST APIs. You will learn about JSON Web Tokens (JWTs) and federated security. You also learn about securing against malicious requests, safely sending requests across a public network, and how to secure your data for users of Apigee. Through a combination of lectures, hands-on labs, and supplemental materials, you will learn how to design, build, secure, deploy, and manage API solutions using Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction
  2. Authentication, Authorization, and OAuth
  3. Content, Transport, and Platform Security
  4. Resources

Intermediate

In this course, you learn how to create APIs that utilize multiple services and how you can use custom code on Apigee. You will also learn about fault handling, and how to share logic between proxies. You learn about traffic management and caching. You also create a developer portal, and publish your API to the portal. You learn about logging and analytics, as well as CI/CD and the different deployment models supported by Apigee.

API Development on Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform

by Google Cloud

May 24, 2021 / 2h 16m

2h 16m

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Description

In this course, you learn how to create APIs that utilize multiple services and how you can use custom code on Apigee. You will also learn about fault handling, and how to share logic between proxies. You learn about traffic management and caching. You also create a developer portal, and publish your API to the portal. You learn about logging and analytics, as well as CI/CD and the different deployment models supported by Apigee. Through a combination of lectures, hands-on labs, and supplemental materials, you will learn how to design, build, secure, deploy, and manage API solutions using Google Cloud's Apigee API Platform.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction
  2. Mediation
  3. Traffic Management
  4. API Publishing
  5. Logging and Analytics
  6. Advanced Topics
  7. Resources