API Region News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to the API definition conversation and I wanted to include in my research. I'm using all of these links to better understand how the space is making APIs available across many regions around the world.

Title Source Visit
Why Startups Need an API (2012-04-21) tune.com
New Relic Synthetics Adds 4 New Public Locations Around the World (2017-07-07) blog.newrelic.com
Apple builds data center to obey Chinese cybersecurity rules (2017-07-12) www.engadget.com
Amazon prepares to enter Southeast Asia via Singapore launch (2017-07-25) techcrunch.com
New Resource: Global HTTP bin network (2017-07-31) apimetrics.io
Setting up multi region API tests in Postman (2017-08-16) blog.getpostman.com
Announcing the launch of ap (2017-08-24) medium.com
AWS WAF Now Supports Geographic Match (2017-10-16) aws.amazon.com
Serverless availability zones are the missing level of resiliency for AWS (2017-10-16) medium.com
Actions On Google Comes To Canadian Users, API Released (2017-11-16) www.androidheadlines.com
Untitled (https://community.automatic.com/automatic/topics/pro (2017-11-30) community.automatic.com
Now Open – AWS China (Ningxia) Region (2017-12-11) aws.amazon.com
Custom Region Maps in Kibana 6.0 (2017-12-12) www.elastic.co
'Paris s'éveille'! Introducing the AWS EU (Paris) Region (2017-12-18) www.allthingsdistributed.com
Now Open AWS EU (Paris) Region (2017-12-18) aws.amazon.com
New AWS Paris region makes it easier for customers to follow France’s data privacy rules (2017-12-18) techcrunch.com
Looking back at 10 years of compartmentalization at AWS (2018-03-26) www.allthingsdistributed.com
Microsoft launches two new Azure regions in China (2018-06-27) techcrunch.com
AWS Regions and Availability Zones: An Intro for CIO’s (2018-07-09) blogs.bmc.com
Google Cloud’s LA region goes online (2018-07-16) techcrunch.com
India may tell companies to store cloud data inside the country (2018-08-04) www.engadget.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.