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Announcing Kong Summit 2021: Developing the Connected World

November 11, 2021 | < 1 MIN READ

Nigerian Central Switch APIs – Zero to Hero!

Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc (NIBSS), otherwise referred to as the Nigeria Central Switch (NCS) was incorporated in 1993 and is owned by all licensed banks in Nigeria including the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

With an ever-increasing demand for digital payments from existing and new entrants in the Nigerian payments space, NIBSS recently embarked on a transformative journey to become a world-class shared utility for the Nigerian payments industry. At the heart of this is to create a modern API platform that standardizes all NIBSS APIs, scales efficiently and creates a world-class developer experience. In this session, Aminu Maida, Executive Director – Tech & Ops and Yusuf Sheriff, Strategy & Research Associate at NIBSS, will talk about the role played by Kong in helping to begin this journey of transformation.

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Announcing Kong Summit 2021: Developing the Connected World

November 11, 2021 | < 1 MIN READ

The Application Modernization Journey at DBS

DBS has been ranked as the world’s best bank and best digital bank. API strategy has played a crucial role in DBS’ digital transformation journey. Although the bank already had another API solution in place, they found it challenging to keep up with increasing demands as they moved into a microservices architecture. About two years ago, after a comprehensive evaluation process, the bank adopted Kong as the next-generation API platform to support future growth. Since then, Kong has been deployed both as an internal and external gateway thanks to its lightweight architecture and agnostic platform support.

Join DBS’ Siddhartha Singh as he discusses how they have been leveraging Kong Gateway to offload the legacy API gateway and to use it as an abstraction layer to modernize the core applications behind the APIs. With the flexibility provided by Kong via custom plugins, DBS has been able to implement reusable custom logic so that developers can focus on the business use cases and innovate faster.

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Customize Kong Developer Portal

October 21, 2021 | < 1 MIN READ

Building API as a Product

As an industry, we talk a lot about APIs and integrating businesses through them. It’s relatively easy today to get a microservice up and running, design APIs and then expose…

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