Pluggable Extensions to the OpenAPI Specification Language

Ted Epstein
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Ted Epstein on Oct 02, 2017 12:09 PM

OpenAPI is an extensible language. And over the past few days, I've been exploring new ways to make those language extensions more discoverable and easier to use.

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Introducing KaiZen OpenAPI Editor: the open source Eclipse editor for OAS 2.0 & 3.0

Tanya Fesenko
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Tanya Fesenko on Sep 20, 2017 10:19 AM

KaiZen OpenAPI Editor is an Eclipse-based editor for the OpenAPI Specification (OAS). OpenAPI v2, formerly known as the Swagger specification, is the most widely used and supported API description language, and OpenAPI v3 is a new major version, released in July 2017 with significant new features and improvements.

KaiZen OpenAPI Editor supports both OpenAPI v2 and v3, and it's available now on the Eclipse Marketplace.

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RepreZen API Studio 1.5 Connects your API Design Process, Team & Dev Environment

Miles Daffin
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Miles Daffin on Mar 01, 2017 06:28 PM

APIs are the neural connections of the digital economy, allowing systems to connect, collaborate, and converse with meaningful data. But these connections don't start with fully working APIs; they start with API design.

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Quality API Design and Implementation through RepreZen and SmartBear

Paul Bruce
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Paul Bruce on Mar 30, 2016 09:42 AM

Guest Post by Paul Bruce from SmartBear Software

Paul Bruce, Product Marketing Manager for the Ready! API family of products at SmartBear, shares his thoughts on the new RAPID-ML Plugin for Ready! API. 

We’re excited to announce a new partnership with the good folks at RepreZen! Both SmartBear and RepreZen share a deep passion for great API design. We’ve combined the power of our platforms to simplify the process of designing and testing high-quality APIs from inception to production deployment.

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Swagger-OpenAPI: New Energy, New Opportunities in RepreZen API Studio

Ted Epstein
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Ted Epstein on Mar 05, 2016 08:55 AM

RepreZen API Studio started with the goal of enabling deep interoperability, by unifying data representations across APIs. The core of the product was the API modeling language that became RAPID-ML. API Studio provides the tooling: the RAPID-ML editor, live documentation and diagram views, sandbox testing and code gen framework.

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Hypermedia Part 1: What does it mean to be “hypertext-driven”?

Ted Epstein
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Ted Epstein on Oct 09, 2013 11:10 AM

A lot has been written about the Hypermedia Constraint, a.k.a. HATEOAS. I’ll avoid the acronym because… well, because it’s a horrible acronym. I’ll follow Roy Fielding’s example and call it the Hypermedia Constraint.

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At RepreZen, we're building our business on two things:  thought leadership in API design, and great conversations.

This blog is one of many places where we'll have illuminating, mutually enriching conversations with our customers, partners, and the software community at large.  Please chime in with your thoughts and let's get started!

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System Requirements


RepreZen API Studio runs on the following operating systems:

  • 64-bit Windows 7, 8.0 and 8.1
  • Mac OS X 10.7 or higher
RepreZen API Studio requires 64-bit Java 8 or higher.