14936 API Management isn't SOA
14801 Why Telstra Loves APIs
14786 Why Web APIs Won
13721 Swagger's Future
13576 Demo: Apigee Edge
12506 API Mistakes to Avoid
12426 In Search of CDOs
13096 PHP SDK for BaaS
11956 store locator webcast
12196 The API Facade: Overview
11681 Managing Big Data
12026 Data Analytics & APIs
12206 The Anatomy of Apps
by Olaf Domis Mar 27, 2014
The digital economy is often viewed as the habitat of young, digital native companies. How can established companies compete? One hundred years ago, factory electrification and mass production advanced—and... Read more
At Apigee, we see companies old and new achieve digital success, and the transformational nature of that success fulfills the promise of technology-enabled innovation. In this webcast and podcast, Allen Rodgers, director of Pearson eCollege's developer network and API program, and Apigee's Dan Tortorici discuss how Pearson recognized its digital potential and overcame challenges to increase business agility and efficiency.... Read more...
by Michael Gardner Mar 25, 2014
In two previous posts on the topic of "e-tail" ( "E-tail, Data, and the 'Smoosh'" and "API Architectures for E-tail") we discussed observations from customer visits on some of the... Read more
A host of drivers are pushing our retail customers to adopt API architectures to help them move toward becoming "e-tailers." Apparel-focused businesses, malls, and grocery stores are just a few of the retail sectors that benefit from investments in digital transformation. ... Read more...
by Bryan Kirschner Mar 24, 2014
"Digital Transformation: Re-Imagine from the Outside In" By Accenture Interactive As Apigee’s research and strategy arm, the Apigee Institute constantly combs through the reams of publications and... Read more
Accenture Interactive's "Digital Tranformation: Re-imagine from the outside in" earns the Apigee Institute's inaugural "must-read" recommendation. The report makes a strong case for digital transformation by offering specifics on what business and IT leaders can do to succeed at this, consistent with empirical benchmarks we’ve seen in our own research.... Read more...
by Bryan Kirschner Mar 12, 2014
In our first twelve months of work at the Apigee Institute, we’ve tested the relationship between digital capabilities and business performance. Based on more than 1,300 survey responses, a strong empirical... Read more
We’re establishing a community of practice through which Apigee Institute members can exchange knowledge, share experiences, and help shape our research agenda in a systematic way.... Read more...
by Bryan Kirschner Mar 12, 2014
As we discussed in yesterday’s post, successful companies already know how to project their business model and shape their market position through non-software business assets. Managing APIs as products means... Read more
Successful companies already know how to project their business model through non-software business assets. Managing APIs as products means applying the same approach and skills that you already have to them. In this post, we'll contrast governing principles commonly associated with traditional “IT projects” versus those suitable for managing “APIs as products” from which tangible changes in team structure, processes, and practices follow.... Read more...
by Bryan Kirschner Mar 11, 2014
The number of connected, sensing devices continues on a trajectory toward a point where most work, play, and commerce will have a digital dimension. Within three to five years, software will touch nearly all social... Read more
The leading companies in every industry will be those that master projecting their business models through software master. Managing APIs as products—as core business assets rather than IT projects—is a key part of this mastery.... Read more...
by Helen Whelan Mar 10, 2014
"I love APIs because they allow someone like me, who is really out there as a radical innovator, to innovate quickly, and with multiple different types of customers. I could hire a couple kids in a garage... Read more
Mike Debnar, senior director of digital guest experience at 7-Eleven, sat down with us at I ♥ APIs 2013 to discuss how APIs are creating new value for customers of the world's largest convenience store chain operator. Debnar runs 7-Eleven's digital innovation team, which developed a new customer relationship management system and used APIs to “liberate data from the enterprise” to make it available for the company’s mobile app.... Read more...