As you’re well aware, cloud, mobile, and social media have taken the IT world by storm in recent years and, as a result, consumers now expect instant access to all applications and data from any device on an around-the-clock basis. This means that users will interact with your organization through many different interfaces that converge at the application program interface (API) layer.
Read this white paper to learn about the various drivers of API management and find three recommendations for reference architectures that fit the most common API use cases. Explore deeper to find other topics covering:
- Consumer vs. enterprise APIs
- Sources of APIs
- API management lifecycle
- How to determine your reference architecture
- And more.