API Management

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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.

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...
The search for efficiency, agility and practicality has led several sectors to leverage their services, such as banks, industries and retail. IT market changes It is no longer news that we are experiencing a new digital age thanks to IT market...
Fail, fast, forward. This is a mindset that everyone who is tackling a digital transformation or digital initiative is tasked with executing. Modernize, Transform, Go Agile, Scale! API as a Product strategy Sounds good, looks cool on a t-shirt, but how...
Have you ever thought about how our lifestyle changed in the last four to five years? Mobile phones have become an important part of our lives: searching and buying products with one click, tracking your health, attending online meetings,...
In 1994, it was considered a radical change to propose permitting self-service at the gas pumps in Japan, and the New York Times reported that "the push… (came) from Japanese big business... trying to cut costs." Self-service developer Twenty-five years down...
APIs are the facilitators that power digital transformation. According to the Gartner report just out, “Having the right API management tool is crucial for managing API complexity.”¹ So, what does it take to be a Leader in the Gartner...
What are the most important iPaaS features that are needed today? Robust set of pre-built connectors Ability to easily create custom connectors Strong data mapping functionality Easily choreograph service interactions Configurable workflow triggers Consumability—artifacts created in iPaaS, like connectors...