You signed up to the API analytics tool (Galileo
) and you’re wow-ing at the possibilities, but exactly how much can this tool help you in your day to day job?
I am going to analyze what business questions can be answered from an API perspective as a manager, developer, user or as a mixture of each.
Then I will dig into the metrics that will be available to us and formulate relevant questions.
Finally I will create a dashboard report using the required data.
How do I start?
Analytics are not simply “pretty graphs” to show your coworkers…
Starting with the name, Mashape Analytics is now Galileo
. Named after the Italian “father of modern science”, Galileo Galilei, Mashape Galileo is the father of modern API Analytics.
To keep you busy we’ve added tons of improvements:
Every step is now personalized using your current environment and account tokens, making it a breeze to start sending data. Speaking of data, instead of cluttering your environments with sample data, we now have a dedicated test environment you can pre-populate with realistic data points.
The Environment Dropdown was lacking something major, insight. Replacing the generic description…