Apigee in the News

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
As the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to receive a lot of attention, a big concern is that device makers are building millions of devices that have no ability to "talk" to each other or the networks they are on. Application programming interface (API) provider Apigee Corp. is hoping to at least solve part of that problem by bringing open-source APIs to the IoT.
Monday, March 30, 2015
The overwhelming presence of business and personal mobile applications in our lives has reached a state of "appdiction," according to a recent survey from the Apigee Institute and Stanford University's Mobile Innovation Group (MIG).
Thursday, March 26, 2015

It could have been just another technology-for-technology’s-glory conference, but Apigee’s I Love APIs event in London skipped over that trap and talked long and hard about the business implications of using APIs, the cultural management pitfalls to avoid and the potential for new business that APIs generate.

Friday, March 20, 2015
Big data holds great promise for healthcare, and through application program interface (APIs) healthcare insurance company Humana is creating better ways to use and share information, says Paul Friedman, director of IT at Humana.
Friday, March 20, 2015

Walgreens (NASDAQ:WBA) has catapulted itself from its reputation as a staid drugstore chain with a down-home image to being the world's second-largest retailer. And now it has a digital presence worthy of the ranking, partly because its app is the third-most popular retail app to date.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

If you think application program interfaces (APIs) are just a tool for geeky software developers, think again. In the age of Big Data and mobility, every company is potentially an information provider, and APIs provide a secure and relatively simple way to selectively expose data and programs.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015
The term API might sound like a technology issue, but it’s not, really—it’s a business issue, and a critical part of a strategy to ensure that retailers remain competitive in the digital world. Understanding how to benefit from APIs is the difference between being a digital competitor or getting left behind; between surprising and delighting customers with timely, relevant offers—however they might be interacting with your brand—or annoying them with misplaced, irrelevant ones.
Thursday, March 5, 2015

In the last few years, the rules of customer engagement have changed completely. This is due, in part, to the fact that customers can engage with brands in an unprecedented number of ways on a dizzying array of platforms, devices, and applications. For example, we might receive an offer via email, view the details on a smartphone, then visit a nearby store to touch the product. After that, we might go home and research a little more online, maybe engaging in a chat session with a customer service agent or checking out what our social networks say about the product—all before making the purchase on our tablet.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

How do I pay thee? Let me count the ways…Actually, would you rather I didn't? Last year saw the launch of so many different payment services that it's practically impossible to list the different ways that businesses can now process payments, consumers purchase goods, or people transfer money among their friends and family.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Many successful API initiatives are done in stages. With each stage, businesses can build on previous projects, assume more risk, and invest in larger projects more easily.