What are the Recommended Roles for an API initiative?

Are you positioned for success with your API initiative? What roles are required to drive a successful API initiative? How do these roles relate to existing roles in the company? It is time to drill a little deeper into the required roles and responsibilities to help your API initiative become a success....  Continue reading What are the Recommended Roles for an API initiative?

Securing APIs using OAuth in API Connect – Video Tutorial

Securing APIs using OAuth in APIConnect Hi, I'm Krithika Prakash - SaaS Security architect at IBM APIConnect & Gateways product development team. As requested by many customers, some of whom I had the pleasure of meeting at IBM InterConnect conference recently, I’m making this video series on OAuth and APIConnect. The goal of this video is...  Continue reading Securing APIs using OAuth in API Connect – Video Tutorial

RFP Template – Assistance in Choosing an API Solution Partner

Many businesses considering an API solution are looking for help in understanding what a complete API management product might look like. But they also want to consider what to look for in the partner they choose to supply the API Management product ensuring that the product meets their current and future needs, and...  Continue reading RFP Template – Assistance in Choosing an API Solution Partner

Manage Your API Gateway with API Connect on Bluemix Dedicated

Did you ever feel the need where you don't have to compromise between having API Management on cloud while retaining control of your API Gateways? If the answer is resounding yes (which we believe it is) - then your wish is coming true!!! With API Connect in 1Q' 2017 we are announcing the ability of API Connect...  Continue reading Manage Your API Gateway with API Connect on Bluemix Dedicated

Coming Soon: API Monetization capability in IBM API Connect

Monetization of data assets is an exciting aspect of the API economy. The fact that a new revenue stream can be generated by charging for API usage has piqued the interest of entrepreneurs and executives alike. APIs truly are the digital glue that help developers in connecting the dots to design compelling user experiences. There...  Continue reading Coming Soon: API Monetization capability in IBM API Connect

Easily create REST APIs in Swift using API Connect

API Connect is excited to add Swift REST API creation capabilities to its Developer toolkit. API Connect users will be able to create Swift APIs using the popular Kitura framework from the API Connect v5.0.7 command line interface. Just like creating a LoopBack API, the command line will guide the user to create their Kitura...  Continue reading Easily create REST APIs in Swift using API Connect

Open, scalable, flexible runtime management of APIs through API Connect enabled containers

API Connect is excited to announce enabling its customers to manage their runtimes using containers. Starting from APIC v5.0.7, APIC customers can run their APIs using the open industry standard Docker containers, design their runtime management fabric with the ever growing pool of container management tools, and independently move their deployment across servers and locations....  Continue reading Open, scalable, flexible runtime management of APIs through API Connect enabled containers

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!