Welcome to the

DocuSign Blog

Author: Larry Kluger (page 1 of 4)

Managing Metadata

By Larry Kluger and Mark Belanger “No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.” — John Donne  (1572–1631) John Donne’s famous words…
Read More

Developing with DocuSign: Introduction to OAuth

As part of our Developing with DocuSign screencast series, we now have a new episode about OAuth, the Open Authentication standard. DocuSign uses OAuth for most of its cloud-based APIs including the eSignature REST, Organization,…
Read More

Developing with DocuSign: Integration Keys

As part of our Developing with DocuSign screencast series, we now have a new episode about integration keys.  Developers often have questions about integration keys and in this screencast I cover all the details including…
Read More

Building best practices webhook listeners, part 3: Behind the firewall

By Larry Kluger and Joey Peng This blog post is part 3 of a multi-part series on how to build secure webhook listeners. If you haven’t already, use the links below to catch up on…
Read More

Building best practices webhook listeners, part 2: Synchronous and Asynchronous processing

By Larry Kluger and Joey Peng Because a Connect notification message is delivered as an HTTPS POST request, it is relatively easy to build a Connect listener to receive and process messages. In this series…
Read More

Building best practices webhook listeners, part 1: Webhook listeners and Connect

By Larry Kluger and Joey Peng DocuSign Connect implements webhooks that enable applications to subscribe to be notified when an envelope’s status is updated. About half of all DocuSign customer and partner integrations use Connect…
Read More

New Connect feature: HMAC signatures for added security

By Larry Kluger and Joey Peng We’re pleased to announce a new feature for the DocuSign Connect webhook system: HMAC signatures. The new feature is available May 22, 2019 for all developer sandbox (demo) accounts….
Read More

For the CIO: eSignatures will be your most successful project

By Larry Kluger and Ryan Cox When buying or selling a house (the largest financial transaction in most people’s lives), consumers now commonly complete all their paperwork by signing documents electronically. Electronic signatures are also…
Read More

Building Connect Webhook Listeners That Scale

Many DocuSign partner and developer customers use the DocuSign webhook system, Connect, to receive push notifications when their envelopes change status. But some developers are stymied by Connect’s requirement of a server (a “listener”) that…
Read More

Join us for DocuSign Raw on Twitch!

Lights, cameras, action! I’ll be broadcasting our new “DocuSign Raw with Larry Kluger” series live on Twitch starting on Monday, April 29th at 10 am PDT, 1 pm EDT. New episodes of this series will…
Read More