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.

Making money is likely the final goal of any company using APIs. API Management is the common layer processing all API traffic. It provides security enforcement, monitoring and additional integration and governance capabilities. And it is the only meaningful...
It’s important to have a close relationship with your customers. In the second installment of my video series “Serving up Digital,” my friend, Andrea Zulian, API Product Manager at Swisscom, was on hand to assist me to cook up...
Let’s take a look at the banking ecosystem and the environmental changes that have been brought up in the digital age and how they relate to API adoption as an important key indicator. Evolution of Banks: evolving in the Digital...
API Management solutions have been evolving since the beginning. They are now a core component to modernize any Information System and numerous new business applications use it. But new technologies coupled with new usage challenges of API consumption models...
API Economy (also known as API-driven economy) simply refers to the exchange of value between consumers and providers through APIs.  API Economy Examples Take Uber, for example. This simple mobile app disrupted the entire transportation industry by combining public APIs with...
Successful API creation starts with defining the audience. It’s important to meet initial expectations with future-proofing in mind and a focus on concise API documentation. This guide will help you create successful APIs. Successful API creation: API design API design is...
As companies are maturing, they’re looking for new ways of shaping their digital transformation. But they soon realize that having just an API Portal for driving adoption as a core technology for integration might not be enough. As a...
API Management is the method of constructing and publishing APIs (Application Program Interfaces), as well as implementing their usage guidelines, regulating access, cultivating the subscriber base, obtaining and evaluating usage figures, along with conveying their performance. Having a sound definition...
The New Year brings with it a multitude of good intentions, with many of us determined to improve our lives one way or another and to set aspirational goals so we can better our current self. With the idea...
We often think of APIs in a very technical way, but in reality, APIs are about providing business offerings and value. Many organizations treat APIs as products which makes sense since an API goes through a similar lifecycle of...
One of our customers made an astute observation: You've created thousands of APIs, but this one is our first. Over the years, we've worked with customers across industries and see how companies and institutions design, build and manage API...
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. This comprises regulating admission and applying their...
We live in a world of constant transformation and every day we are bombarded by the news. So there's no doubt that we live in a new digital age, and being connected to this world is essential to the...
The secret lies in the enablers of a technology that is simple, scalable and widespread. Automation System Integration The 4.0 Industry requires more than ever the integration between machines, automation sensors and the management systems of a company. This is because,...
In the broad integration markets we play terminology moves fast as does technology. Most recently, a set of questions and discussions have surfaced on HIP—hybrid integration platforms and API Management Platforms. What's the difference? What is the relationship between...