Apigee in the News

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Getting an API design right demands far more than just figuring out which calls should do what. Public APIs — APIs meant to be used by people other than their creators — present a special set of challenges that can inform all API design. Even private APIs often find themselves with unexpected users, and can last far longer than was planned. Apigee faced the special challenge of creating a marquee API, an API for managing its APIs.

Sunday, September 27, 2015

APIs — the rules governing how software programs interact with each other — not user interfaces, will upend software for years to come.

Monday, September 21, 2015
Competition apart, businesses are increasingly becoming interdependent, bringing together the best of services. The food app from Yelp not only publishes crow-sourced reviews about restaurants, but brings online reservations service through SeatMe and food delivery service through Eat24, offering customers a connected experience.
Monday, September 14, 2015

According to venture capitalist Mary Meeker, the average person now checks their phone 150 times a day (up from 110 just two years ago). Of those 150 times, messaging occupies 23, time checking 18, and the rest are largely distributed between checking and posting on social media.

However, in amongst those statistics, potentially the most important metric is missing – how many times do we check our phone for a positive behaviour change?

Friday, September 11, 2015

Uber’s runaway success, which the company more colorfully describes as “seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through our apps,” is a conspicuous source of inspiration for anyone building a business based on the smartphone revolution. But while a compelling app may be one key to a digitally-powered business, there’s another digital tool that may be just as or even more important to growth.

Say hello to APIs, or application programming interfaces. Like Uber, every innovator should have a strategy for deploying them.

Friday, September 4, 2015

Companies like Nike and McCormick are excelling with digital strategies that are only possible thanks to the ever-decreasing price of data storage.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The spread of mobile devices, rise of social networking and advances in cloud computing have contributed to a seismic shift in how consumers now expect to enjoy content in the media and entertainment industry. This is epitomised by the rapid dominance of the likes of Netflix, Amazon and YouTube. In turn, this presents a challenge for companies in media and entertainment to embrace digital technologies in all areas of their business.

Monday, August 10, 2015

Staples taps into the power of application programming interfaces to maintain a seamless shopping experience

Thursday, July 30, 2015

API platform vendor Apigee has announced a new lightweight service for managing internal APIs, called “Apigee Edge Microgateway.” Meant to complement its existing Apigee Edge product, which helps companies manage their external APIs, this new service is focused inside the enterprise, offering security, monitoring and analytics capabilities.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Mobile applications have come into their own as a dominant force in technology. Today, mobile device users can do anything from managing bank accounts to tracking sleep patterns. But Chet Kapoor, CEO of San Jose, Calif.-based API management company Apigee, said apps, like everything else in IT, are undergoing a transformation.