FourKites Developer Portal - Event Recap

API The Docs Virtual 2021 Showcase Your Devportal

This demo was presented at API The Docs Virtual 2021 Showcase Your Devportal event series on 6 October. We are glad to present the video recording of the event with the demo and the Q&A session. Enjoy!

Visit the Showcase Your DevPortal Recap page for summaries and recordings.



In the demo, you can hear about:

  • Developer portal designed for supply chain management
  • API Bundles with a subscription system
  • Support for 7 programming language
  • Marketing page featuring available API Bundles for customers
  • Static documentation page with tutorials

FourKites Developer Portal


Sankar Babu (Staff Software Engineer), Yamini Lakshmipathy (Engineering Leader), Harihara Subramanian Radhakrishnan (Senior Product Manager), Nitin K


Our Dev Portal enables our goal of being API-first and acts as a single source of truth for our external APIs. It's a typical self-service model with careful user (developer) experience in mind, allowing our customers to manage their keys and APIs bundles, all through a single portal. It's a step forward in the right direction and this indeed has eased our integration methodologies to a greater extent. Going from 'X' days to 'Y' hours/ few minutes is our vision and it is just unfolding the way we envisioned it.


Read more on FourKites' Devportal Awards nomination page.


Q&A

  • What teams were involved in creating this platform, and which aspects did they take on?
  • How does it affect the self-onboarding process that everything is hidden behind a login?

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