What is the ROI for API Connect? – Forrester TEI Study Demonstrates Economic Benefits

IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential benefits and return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by implementing IBM API Connect. Sign up for the webinar to listen to the results.  Continue reading What is the ROI for API Connect? – Forrester TEI Study Demonstrates Economic Benefits

API Connect Hands-On Lab: Learn how to Create, Manage, and Socialize your APIs!

In March 2016, we announced the release of the API Connect platform on IBM Bluemix, a robust API creation and management tool that powers businesses to create modern digital applications. Since the release, the platform has been continuing to evolve as we add a number of new capabilities to the platform. To make it easier to...  Continue reading API Connect Hands-On Lab: Learn how to Create, Manage, and Socialize your APIs!

Announcing IBM API Connect on Docker Hub

We’re excited to announce the official IBM API Connect public Docker repository, a solution to help you streamline and accelerate your organization's journey into the API economy. By installing IBM API Connect Docker images, you can run a complete IBM API Connect on-premises environment on your local machine. Docker is a powerful software platform...  Continue reading Announcing IBM API Connect on Docker Hub

Why your business needs APIs (and why your APIs need IBM API Connect)

Many businesses are trying to figure out how or if APIs and the API economy are applicable or needed for their business. And if they are needed, what API management vendor is the right choice to help them succeed. The paper, “Why your business needs APIs (and why your APIs need IBM API...  Continue reading Why your business needs APIs (and why your APIs need IBM API Connect)

Proxying SOA Services with API Connect

In today's computing environment, an enterprise needs the ability to bring together information obtained from multiple sources into one lightweight and nimble application. This recombination of information from multiple providers, such as weather plus location plus traffic plus airline schedules, delivers new value to users. Enterprise users now want fast and nimble applications produced by...  Continue reading Proxying SOA Services with API Connect

Up and Running with API Connect on Cloud… Now What?

Once an API implementation achieves initial success, developers request the following improvements or enhancements: URL that identifies the enterprise domain Secure connection to and from enterprise network Enhanced authentication using enterprise repositories Greater control of infrastructure updates Load balancing to multiple instances API Connect on cloud is delivered as a Bluemix service. This enables clients to utilize other Bluemix services, such...  Continue reading Up and Running with API Connect on Cloud… Now What?