API Builder: Geocode Your API Requests

API Builder provides a dashboard for viewing your API Analytics. An example is show below. The analytics provide useful information, such as which API was called, its response time and which container serviced the API request. However, it would be nice to know where, geographically, the API request came from. This information could be used to determine […]

6 Steps to Extensive Titanium App Build Automation

As a Mobile Solution Expert at ACA IT-Solutions, I’ve been using Titanium to build cross-platform native apps for a couple of years now. When I first tried Titanium, the low threshold amazed me. Using languages from the web (JavaScript, XML and TSS (enhanced CSS)), I’m able to create mobile apps for Android, iOS and Windows […]

Add AMPLIFY Appcelerator Services to your Swift App

The following are the step-by-step instructions for how to install the AMPLIFY Appcelerator Services SDK for this native Swift (4) Xcode project. Once installed, use the appropriate key below to enable for Development or Production modes. Development is the mode during which you are doing development or during pre-production testing. You should only use the […]

Using App Properties Instead of Sqlite to Store Local App Data

In many cases, and when developing apps with Titanium, there is the need to store data locally on devices — this could be an API token, or cached data from remote APIs, or data that may have shipped with the app, or even local settings. Typically and in the past I’ve seen plenty of examples […]

API Builder 4.0 Standalone – From Zero to Dockerized Microservice

In this blog post, we’ll discuss how to use API Builder Standalone to go from zero to a Dockerized API Builder service that can be run in any Docker-compatible infrastructure. In this example, we’ll use MongoDB as our data source. You will need to have a MongoDB instance with a database already created with at […]

The Importance of Keeping Up-to-date with the Latest Titanium SDK Releases

Axway is constantly working on improving and adding to the Titanium SDK with minor releases coming out regularly throughout the year, plus major updates every year in line with releases of new iOS and Android operating systems. New updates can apply to different components of the Titanium toolset: Studio, the CLI, the SDK, Alloy, and […]

API Builder 3.0 – API First Payload Optimization Example

In this third blog post in the series, we’ll create an API that returns an array of records from an API Builder Salesforce Account model. Then we’ll show how to optimize the payload by reducing the number of fields returned. While we can easily do this via model-first API development and this has been covered […]

Patch Your Titanium SDK Using Cherry Picking

In this quick post, I’d like to show you how to patch your current stable SDK (e.g. 7.2.0.GA) with features and bug fixes that have not been released yet. A good example for this is the foreground-service support that will be available in Titanium SDK 7.3.0 in a few months. There was a lot of […]


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