APImetrics Blog – APIs, Cloud, SLA & Developer Industry News & Opinion2018-03-21T16:27:01+00:00

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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

Top of the APIs: Which CMA9 Bank Was Summer Champion 2018?

By |October 17th, 2018|API Update, Fintech, Monthly Report, News|

Which CMA9 Bank Was Summer Champion 2018

The APImetrics Insights CASC (Cloud API Service Consistency) score lets you know the performance and quality of an API at a glance. It also lets you instantly compare any API with any other API. Not […]

Online Banking: The Dream of Being the Amazon (or Facebook or Netfix) of Money

By |October 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Online Banking Amazon of Money

There’s a fascinating article over at Quartz about the battle in the online banking world to be the Amazon (or Facebook or Netfix) of money. Despite the title, the article’s not really got much […]

API Compliance Monitoring – Can you afford not to?

By |August 9th, 2018|Fintech, Opinion|

In the rapidly expanding fields of Open Banking, where there are regulations driven by systems like the European Payment Services Directive, you have to prove your IT systems work as the regulations require – AND, just to add a little extra complexity, some of the dependencies might be […]

Open Banking CMA9 API Performance Data CMA9 – July 2018

By |August 6th, 2018|Fintech, Monthly Report|

We first shared this on LinkedIn a few days ago, but it’s worth repeating here as this data is, we believe, fundamental to the success of CMA9 Open Banking API initiatives and the banks, ASPs and TPPs who are running them. Next we’re going to be diving into the core […]