BARCELONA, SPAIN--(Marketwire -02/28/12)- Apigee, the leading provider of API management products and services, today announced that the Wholesale Application Community’s (WAC) new in-application billing API (application programming interface) runs on the Apigee Enterprise API management platform. This news underscores Apigee’s momentum in the telecommunications industry, where companies like AT&T and Telefonica have adopted Apigee’s API solutions to promote the development of innovative software applications – or “apps” -- across a multitude of devices.
WAC, a global alliance of major telecommunications organizations, today launched its new In-App Billing API with eight operators: AT&T, Telkom, KT, Telefonica Group, Telenor Group, Telekom Austria Group, SKT and SMART Communications. The API provides software developers with an easy way to monetize their applications across a range of platforms and technologies using a reliable, cross-operator billing service. The cloud-based Apigee API platform serves as the foundation for the delivery, management and measurement of the WAC API.