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Office Hour with Mike Amundsen (Layer 7 Technologies)

Mike Amundsen (, Inc.)
Office Hours
Location: Table A

Mike invites you to drop by to chat informally about Hypermedia APIs, and:

  • API Description and Discovery
  • API Documentation
  • Anything you want!
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Mike Amundsen, Inc.

An internationally known author and lecturer, Mike Amundsen travels throughout the world consulting and speaking on a wide range of topics including distributed network architecture, Web application development, and other subjects.

In his role of API architect at Layer 7, Amundsen heads up the API Architecture and Design Practice in North America. He is responsible for working with companies to provide insight on how best to capitalize on the myriad opportunities APIs present to both consumers and the enterprise.

Amundsen has authored numerous books and papers on programming over the last 15 years. His most recent book is a collaboration with Leonard Richardson titled “RESTful Web APIs”. His 2011 book, “Building Hypermedia APIs with HTML5 and Node”, is an oft-cited reference on building adaptable distributed systems.