Apigee in the News

Monday, November 24, 2014

Smartphone users in the US and are more satisfied with apps than apps on offer from big retailers, a study shows.

The findings from the California-based research organisation Apigee Institute showed that while 45 percent of smartphone users have downloaded banking apps, only 27 percent of the same respondents downloaded retailers' apps, a report on fiercefinanceit.com said.

Friday, November 21, 2014

Columnist Denise Persson explains what APIs are and how CMOs can tap into the power of APIs to grow their businesses.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Considering that Americans are expected to spend roughly $14.5 billion via mobile devices this holiday season, you would think retailers were staying on top of their app game. Not so much, according to the survey from the Apigee Institute, which found that retail lags behind other industries in delivering apps that satisfy the consumer.

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Software companies continue to dominate the Deloitte Technology Fast 500, with six of the top 10 winners being among the fastest growing companies in North America today . These include MobileIron, Twilio, Phunware, Apigee, Shopify and Dejero Labs, Inc. 48% of the 2014 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 are software companies.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Mobile apps have become the most common daily interaction channel for the banking industry as a whole, and 45 percent of smartphone users in the U.S. and U.K. have downloaded and been satisfied with banking apps, according to a study released today by Apigee Institute. By contrast, only 27 percent of the same pool of respondents have downloaded and been satisfied with apps from large retailers.
Friday, November 14, 2014
Modesty is an uncommon virtue among software vendors. It doesn't matter what part of the technology market they represent — customer experience, digital marketing, social business, web content management systems ….
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Apigee is trying to help developers integrate Apple Pay into their retail and gaming applications. The company (Apigee) itself is actually an API management and predictive analytics platform specialist -- and Apple Pay (in case you hadn't noticed) is Apple's "mobile digital wallet" for iPhone 6 and Apple Watch.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
A store locator on a retail site can function faster if it doesn’t have to call back to a database to retrieve locations. That’s just one example of how APIs can facilitate the rapid exchange of data that is vital for delivering the information shoppers want and businesses need.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
In a move that should significantly boost global sales of popular programmes such as Top Gear and Doctor Who, BBC Worldwide will next year launch a new service that will let viewers buy and keep digital versions of its shows. Dubbed BBC Store, the service will be integrated with the broadcaster’s existing on-demand service, iPlayer.
Monday, November 3, 2014

Many successful application programming interface initiatives start with the goal of unlocking data that is protected by traditional Web or perimeter-based access controls. Although those back-end applications were designed to address a business problem, over the years they have evolved into monolithic, complex and unmanageable applications.