Monthly Archives: May 2016


The Case for API Simulation

May 17, 2016   Ace, an up-and-coming application developer, woke up this morning with a headache. He spent several hours late last night troubleshooting problems with integration tests between his application and another application called “The Hub”. The tests were failing because for some reason the data coming back from the Hub API was not what his application was expecting. As it turned out, there was another application running integration tests with The Hub at the same time and changing the very same data! Before going to bed that night Ace wished for his own copy of the Hub API […]