Brenton House

Brenton House

Vice President, Digital Evangelism at Software AG

Brenton House is an ex-hacker, developer, API cybersecurity strategist, and VP of Digital Evangelism at Software AG. He is probably best known for his popular and creative YouTube channel where he talks about APIs and Cybersecurity. In his 25+ years of experience, he's worked across many industries including broadcasting, advertising, retail, financial services, supply chain, transportation, technology, and publishing -- gaining a breadth of knowledge on all things APIs and Integrations. His diverse experience and unique creative skill sets have enabled him to equip organizations in creating innovative products that captivate and delight.

Recent posts

  • Integration & APIs

    Top 10 API Integration Trends for 2024: An Interconnected Future 

    Welcome digital adventurers! As we gear up for 2024, let’s dive into the trends shaping this dynamic field. It’s like being a time traveler, but instead of a DeLorean, we have cutting-edge technology. Fasten your seatbelts, because we’re about to embark on a thrilling ride through the rapidly changing world of APIs and Integrations.  As we celebrate ChatGPT’s first anniversary,…

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  • Integration & APIs

    Top 3 AI Integration Trends Shaping 2024

    What does the future of AI and Integrations look like?  In the fast-paced world of technology, the intersection of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) is fundamentally altering how businesses function, innovate, and compete. As we approach a new year, it’s essential to focus on the trends that will shape this dynamic interplay between AI and API integrations…

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  • Integration & APIs

    Leaning Into the Future: An Interview with Sanjay Brahmawar

    As the world races towards digital transformation, generative AI technologies like ChatGPT have emerged as game-changers. They're reshaping industries, from finance to retail, and offering innovative solutions for managing technical debt and API security. I had the pleasure of discussing these emerging trends with Sanjay Brahmawar, CEO of Software AG. AI: A Disruptive Force Across Industries Generative AI technologies have…

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  • Integration & APIs

    Should you invest in a multi-function iPaaS solution?

    Overcoming the challenges of digital transformation will require your business to be smarter in the way that it uses technology. We all know that the foreseeable future will be reliant on APIs - but because they don’t exist in a vacuum, you need a way to tie them to your backend systems. And this is where a multi-function iPaaS can…

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  • Integration & APIs

    The top reasons to migrate to webMethods.io iPaaS

    As businesses continue to increasingly depend on digital technologies, the requirement for seamless integration between applications and systems has become more crucial.   This is where Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) solutions come in.  An Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) solution is a cloud-based approach for connecting and integrating various applications and systems. It lets businesses connect different data…

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  • Integration & APIs

    API Security: Preventing Vulnerabilities and Attacks

    API Security is one of the top concerns for most organizations. The headlines are full of news of cybersecurity attacks and APIs are becoming a bigger target every day. Recently, I had the opportunity to join Keith Casey and Matthias Biehl where we looked a little deeper into the API attacks that have been in the news and discussed how…

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    Integration & APIs

    API Security Lessons from Sherlock Holmes

    What can we learn about API Security from the great detective Sherlock Holmes? If you carefully follow the clues left behind, you can find three principles and best practices that can be valuable to secure your APIs today. Software AG's API Strategist, Brenton House, presented a keynote address at DeveloperWeek Cloud where he walks everyone through the steps to becoming…

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  • Integration & APIs

    What are you doing about API security?

    APIs drive everything in this current economy; from smartphones to smart watches to smart cars, people use smart API-connected devices and tools for their work and play. Industry verticals such as banking, retail, healthcare, and even government, are dependent on APIs for their mission-critical operations. Earlier, Gartner had predicted that, by 2022, API abuses will move from infrequent to the most-frequent…

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  • Integration & APIs

    API security: Shield your APIs from attackers

    APIs are everywhere and many of them handle sensitive and valuable data that can be very attractive to a potential attacker. This has made them one most frequent cyberattack targets in 2022. So why are APIs being targeted? Part of the reason is that they are powering most things: No matter what industry or government sector you examine, you will…

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  • Integration & APIs

    Your API program: What happens in a minute?

    Sixty seconds may not seem like a lot of time, but  it is enough time for a lot to happen: --UPS will deliver 11,319 packages--Apple will make a little over $70k dollars--Over $3 million dollars will be donated to charities around the world. Even more can happen in a digital minute. In fact, according to the 2021 results compiled by Domo, a lot…

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