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API Performance Analysis: Hitting the Mainstream

Here at APImetrics, we've been at the cutting edge of API performance analysis for over four years now. So we tend to forget how far things have come in just a short period of time. This was brought home to me just today by a thought piece in Forbes on the API economy. This point in particular leapt straight off the screen at me: APIs have become so essential to businesses that 85% consider web APIs and API-based integration fundamental to their business strategy and continued success. Five years ago, we were still having conversations with our clients about why APIs even mattered. Now we’re seeing entire industries and regulatory frameworks growing up around both APIs and the services they deliver. Consider Open Banking APIs Until recently, you’d sign into your bank using a proprietary interface that would communicate over propriety standards to the bank's own back end. Systems that [...]

By |May 1st, 2019|Categories: Fintech, News, Opinion|0 Comments

Healthcare API Economy: Long Overdue

By |February 16th, 2019|Enterprise IT, News, Opinion|

 

This week, Don Rucker MD, the National Coordinator for Health IT, proposed a healthcare API economy. This is something that’s long overdue, especially in the USA, and shadows the changes that the banking sector, and before that the telecommunications sectors have gone through.

However, it has its own […]

Effectively Securing and Scaling API Infrastructures

By |February 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Join our CEO, David O’Neill, for a webinar hosted by Ping Identity on the challenges of scaling and securing API solutions.

Date/Time: February 27th @ 11AM MT

Title: Innovators Panel Discussion: Effectively Securing and Scaling API infrastructures

Abstract:

Speed, precision, intelligence and security are differentiating the next wave of industry leaders from their competition. Organizations […]

APIs and the Cloud: An Impact Study

By |November 15th, 2018|Fintech, IT and Cloud, News, Opinion|

In their recent white paper, ThousandEyes concludes that all the clouds offer good choices from the perspective of network performance with solid backbones for data transfer. But that’s only part of the story.

When we started with our unique multi-cloud approach, we assumed that there wouldn’t be much […]