API Management

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API MANAGEMENT MUST-READ

What Is API Management?

The actual definition isn’t the focus, but the components and features that make up the solution are the answer. Read how an API Management Platform drives digital transformation.

Specifications for Your API Management Project

Succeeding with an API Management project requires good discipline and following 3 major steps: preparation, a list of project specifications, and a good methodology to evaluate vendors.

The core principles of API Management

Having a sound definition in hand allows us to discover the principles of API Management, including the API Catalog, API Client Registry, API Gateway, and Developer Portal.

API Management Solutions

API Management solutions involve many aspects to be effective. For starters, API Management is building secure APIs, publishing them to be reused and to be able to deploy them in an accessible environment.

You may wonder, why should you treat your API as a product? For one thing, an API fits the standard definition of an API product. There is a definite need in the marketplace for APIs. Many companies use APIs...
What could be more confusing than two words that are inverted? What are the real meanings and benefits of an API Product vs. a Product API. This blog piece explores this hefty question. What is an API Product? An API Product...
Mark your calendars! The API World 2018 big event is coming to Silicon Valley, September 8-12th at the San Jose Convention Center. This exciting opportunity will give you the unique forum to connect with over 3,000 executives, sponsors, engineers and entrepreneurs...
Devoteam, our Axway partner, wrote a compelling article on The Future of API Management. This persuasive article showcases the guiding reasons for investing in API Management, as well as an explanation of APIs. Download this fascinating white paper from...
There is a lot of buzz in the market on the topics of Microservices, Containers, and DevOps. Let's see how organizations and their IT teams can produce new software capabilities and services more efficiently by utilizing a modern application...
SF-Express is a large Chinese courier company who has established a huge collection of information, market development, logistics and distribution, express delivery and other business institutions and service networks. Since its start in 1993, SF-Express has always focused on...
A long time ago, in my second API program, I had the pleasure of working together with a dedicated His task was to evangelize the APIs to developers and to make sure the platform we were building was fit for consumption by developers.
Why do so many industry movers and shakers choose Axway API Management solution over and over again? The answer is truly simple! It brings value and efficiency to your company in a most compelling way.
I’d like to explain one of the foundation elements of API platforms–API Sandbox. Most new applications built today to run digital businesses are API-driven, and APIs are an important means of both delivering business products to the market and interacting...
Digital transformation of the energy sector is all about improving processes that help better manage energy consumption. The advent of the cloud, social technology, big data and analytics, and APIs everywhere are driving a number of technology trends that...
The Challenge: Increasing Enterprise Sprawl It is widely known how enterprises have changed over the years from having IT function as a centralized service provider for everything related to technology to having to manage systems spread across a mix of...
Did you know that the International Space Station (ISS) has an API? You can try it in the browser to get the current location or to find out when exactly it's flying over Singapore next time. For all the...
I recently represented Axway at DigIn, an innovative, industry-leading event built to showcase the digital insurance future which was held on May 14th to 16th in Austin, Texas. This emerging industry tech conference, doubling year by year in attendance, has become...
This week, I would like to welcome Joann O’Brien, VP-Open APIs & Ecosystems with TM Forum, to tell us about Open APIs, their current state, and their future development. Antoine Rizk (AR): Hi Joann, could you present us TM Forum? Joann...
Blockchain APIs can bring stronger performance. Blockchains use what's known as distributed ledger technology (DLT). This was originally developed as the accounting method for the virtual currency Bitcoin, nowadays they witnessed a growing interest for a variety of commercial...