Many enterprises have invested in the skills needed for exploiting APIs as a strategic business asset, and API platforms are already realizing the benefits of a far-sighted business-IT strategy.
- The API platforms market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 62.2% over the period 2017–22.
- As per Ovum's ICT Enterprise Insights survey, about 26% of respondent enterprises are planning strategic investment in API platforms over the next 18-month period.
Features and Benefits
- Understand key features and capabilities of an API platform.
- Gain insight into the evolution of the global API platform market and vendors.
Key questions answered
- Which factors are driving adoption of API platforms?
- What are the key features and capabilities of an API platform?
Table of contents
Recommendations for enterprises
Enterprise API initiative leaders should follow API- and design-first principles for productization of APIs
In the end it is all about designing good APIs that meet business requirements
The API platforms market is growing at a rapid pace
A unified platform for rapid composition, lifecycle management, and monetization of APIs
It is time to think of APIs as flexible interfaces to digital services
API platforms are crucial for realizing business value from enterprise API initiatives