Apigee in the News

Thursday, December 31, 2015

The Apigee survey also found more than two in five adult smartphone owners expect to spend more online this year. More than a third of adult smartphone owners report that they are healthier thanks to their smartphone and apps, according to a survey of 1,000 Americans 18 or older from Apigee.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Expectations that smartphones and apps will change how people manage their health have risen to 69%, according to recent results of Apigee Institute’s 2015 Digital Impact Survey. Since Apigee’s first Digital Impact Survey in 2013, more than 42 million additional Americans now report that smartphones and apps have changed the way they manage their health and wellness, representing a 70 percent increase in adoption.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

What are the common trends that unite successful technology leaders? A new podcast series from Apigee offers tips on how companies can best go about their digital transformation strategies. The below piece, written by Greg Brail, Chief Architect, Apigee, provides 5 top tips from the likes of Erez Yarkoni, CIO at Telstra, and Aneesh Chopra, who was the first CTO of the United States of America.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Following the “I love API” conference in San Jose, InfoQ had a chance to speak with Ed Anuff and Marsh Gardiner from Apigee. After an IPO in April that created increased awareness for both Apigee and the API industry in general, the company is now moving API technologies into new areas by understanding how applications are developed and how people use APIs.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

A quite recent buzz-phrase added to the IT lexicon is “The API Economy”. Cheerleaders of digitally-led change hail it as the real-time exchange of data via application programming interfaces to fuel insight, transactions and communications. Love it or loathe it as a term, there’s no disputing that it’s changing business and Chet Kapoor, CEO of Apigee (see what they did there?) is at the heart of the action.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

We've long heard about how technology can be applied to traditional industries in order to make them better, faster, cheaper, more efficient or some other stated benefit. All too often, however, technology is applied to seemingly less important opportunities and those same traditional industries are left in their existing mire. So it is always cool to hear of an initiative which takes some cutting edgy technology approaches and repurposes the for more egalitarian means. A case in point is aWhere.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Amid the looming sustainability challenges of our time is how the world will feed 2.5 billion more people in a few decades — even as rising sea levels and warmer temperatures take away some arable land. One answer is bringing Big Data to the rescue. 

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
In competition, speed dominates. The mantra that you win by “providing the most value at the least cost” isn’t complete until you add “in the least amount of time.” This can be easy to forget this during periods in which companies jockey for a slight edge by tweaking established operating models that are largely similar. But at times disruptive innovation changes the game. Even the best practitioners of the old ways can’t match those who embrace the new.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Those of us who cover the world of IT never tire of referring to what has become known as the “Yegge Rant,” a revealing inside look at how Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, played the role of a forcing function. The Yegge Rant includes a leaked communication from Bezos, who demanded that everyone at Amazon implement APIs (Application Programming Interfaces, for the unwashed). APIs started as an obscure way of allowing programmers to access capabilities from other applications. But as the Internet became pervasive, APIs have become a tool for transforming a business and creating powerful new patterns of collaboration and innovation.

Monday, October 19, 2015

Why is it that both short-term and long-term trading strategies can work in the world of investing?  How can it be that some people make money looking at short-term movements and others make a bundle taking the long view? Shouldn’t everybody be taking the same approach?