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FBAC: Towards “Silo-free” Access Control

A more technical post about what we mean by Function-Based Access Control (FBAC) - specifically, its ontology and object model.

Single-Function APIs: Boring is the New Sexy

Software APIs will deliver breakthrough value by focusing on providing just one feature set, and making it super-easy to consume. In other words, Boring is the New Sexy.

My Co-founder Quit. What Now? Keep Going.

My co-founder went AWOL, then quit. This is an introspective analysis of what I did, right and wrong, before and after his departure. It includes my Top 10 Lessons learned.

Toxic APIs, or Don Quixote 2.0

How silo mentality, developer mindsets, and incrementalism are particularly toxic for APIs … and what we can do about it.

Adieu RBAC, See ya ABAC, Hello FBAC.

Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) and Attribute-Based Access Control (ABAC) are terrific innovations, but they have not kept pace with changes in technology, the workplace or our digital lifestyles. We need a new approach, which we name Function-Based Access Control (FBAC).

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