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brief history of API Management

A brief history of API management and where it’s going

The term "API Management" is used frequently, but it can mean different things to different people. There is no single "right" or "wrong" way...
Axway a Leader in the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management

Gartner® Magic Quadrant™: Axway has now been named a Leader in the report for...

Gartner has now named Axway a Leader in the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management six times, and Axway is positioned...
Sixth recognition in the 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Full Life Cycle API Management

What job are you hiring your APIs to do? Look to a leader for...

I couldn’t be prouder of our Axway teams: we’ve been recognized as a Leader — for the sixth time — in the 2021 Gartner®...
API terminology explained

API terminology explained: Gateways, Portals, API Catalogs, Marketplaces

The API Management space has evolved a lot over the last two decades. With APIs becoming increasingly important as the foundational building blocks of...
Creating a digital focus for products with API First

Creating a digital focus for products with API First

"API First" is something that often is mentioned when it comes to API strategy and other aspects of how to move to a more...
introduction to RFC 7807

Representing Problem Details in HTTP APIs: An introduction to RFC 7807

Almost all APIs have a way of how problems and errors can be reported, making it easier to understand for the API consumer that...
Axway Amplify Streams

Is your organization event-enabled?

In the center of consumers, organizations and applications are crucial, valuable data that is expected to be fresh, relevant, and delivered at lightning-fast speeds. Real-time...
jeff bezos api mandate

Jeff Bezos’ API mandate: What the five rules mean and do

In 2002, Jeff Bezos issued what is now known as the API mandate: The new direction at Amazon would be that all capabilities would have...
Unified API and integration governance takeaways

Unified API and integration governance takeaways: Why API complexity happens

It started with customers telling us they had a pain point: they were using multiple API gateways — both from Axway and from other...
Spectral as part of your API platform and your API governance

Hands-on with Spectral: Using API linting for better API design and API governance

Spectral is an open-source API linting tool (powered by Stoplight) that allows users to write rules which then can be used to check API descriptions....
Zero trust API layer

Zero Trust: Moving from perimeter security to API layer, continuous authentication

*Republished with permission from VMblog.com. Traditionally, Zero Trust has been focused on moving beyond the network perimeter. But with the growing use of APIs, Zero...
enterprise API management

Peloton’s API leak: Security requires a combination of technology and processes

Recently, a long-lasting security vulnerability exposing private user data through Peloton's API was made public. It's worth diving into what happened, as it's a...
API complexity

Why 60% of enterprises are dealing with API complexity

With the advent of the cloud, the enterprise IT landscape allowed for lines of business to operate independently and a lot faster, opening up...
Enterprise success story and its challenges

Enterprise success story and its challenges

A successful enterprise is like a productive human being. A flourishing human (for whatever success means to each of us) starts their life knowing...
business-first API strategy

Key takeaways from business-first API strategy: Transforming the business with APIs at scale

Enterprises that are well along their digital transformation journey are attaining new levels of maturity. But with that maturity comes increased complexity. Organizations are...
Hypermedia APIs

Hypermedia APIs: What are they and what can they do for you?

Like anything in life, APIs come in different "flavors." In the case of APIs, these are called "API Styles," and there are five major...
is your software past its prime

Is your software past its prime? Four key reasons to ditch outdated solutions (even...

There’s a certain level of nostalgia about software. We often hate to let it go, or circumstances don’t allow us to. Take Microsoft Windows, for...
API marketplace

API marketplaces + Catalogs are all about innovation

Your API strategy stands little chance of adoption if you don't have an API Catalog. But it's more than a registry — built the...
four challenges of multiple API gateways

Four challenges of using multiple API gateways: Webinar takeaways

IT architectures are becoming more complex with multiple API gateways. And without central visibility and control over your APIs, multiple gateways can mean various...
Centralized Management of Decentralization

Centralized Management of Decentralization: API Governance at scale

APIs and API management creates the most value when the APIs are closely aligned with value production and flows so that it becomes easier...
Why_you_API_platform_needs_to_be_open

Why your API platform needs to be open

API platforms are an essential ingredient of digital transformation. APIs provide digital access to assets and capabilities of your organization, and all APIs together (your API...
APIs drive change

APIs as change agents

APIs have been taking the world by storm. In times of global disruption and the replacement of physical interactions with digital journeys, APIs drive...
Hyrum's Law and API Design and Management

Hyrum’s Law: What it means for API Design and Management

The promise and challenges of loose coupling One of the main aspects of APIs is that they should provide loose coupling, meaning that providers and consumers...

5 things to do NOW for Apple App Tracking Transparency API

In the past few weeks and months, there has been a lot of talk and controversy around Apple's new Tracking Transparency API. The IDFA The discussions...
top list of API Management vendors

What are the top list of API Management vendors and key criteria

When selecting the right API Management tooling to support your digital initiatives, platforms, and transformation, it's critical to factor in some key criteria that...
multiple API Gateway's value

Multiple API Gateways: Managing complexity to bring better value

Multiple API Gateway's value lies in knowing how to manage the complexity in today’s world with the right solution in place. SmartBear’s State of API...
API Rate Limits

What are API Rate Limits?

API Rate Limiting is simply controlling how many requests or calls an API consumer can make to your API. You may have experienced something...
REST vs GraphQL

REST vs. GraphQL: Making the right choice

In order to better understand the "REST vs. GraphQL" debate, it's useful to look at where GraphQL comes from. It started with Facebook's observation...

Top 10 API trends for 2021

2021 Digital Transformation Trends are a key indicator for the future of APIs. APIs run the world and 2020 saw a huge increase in...
future of API Portals

From APIs to value: The future of API Portals

APIs are the fundamental building blocks of Digital Transformation: They expose capabilities, and when used in the context of an API-First Strategy they also demand that everything...

How fit is your API? 

How fit do you need to be?  How fit does your API need to be? It may not be the case that your API needs...
API Journey

API Archaeology: Guiding the API Journey

Part of the Axway Catalyst mission is to help organizations on their API Journey. As part of this mission, we speak to many organizations in various stages...
API linting with Spectral

API linting with Spectral: What is it and how does it work?

API linting is the process of making sure that APIs are not just technically correct (which is the realm of validation tooling), but that...
Building blocks for HTTP APIs

Building blocks for HTTP APIs: IETF 109 Working Group Meeting

As discussed in a recent interview with Darrell Miller, one of the chairs of the new "Building Blocks for HTTP APIs" working group, this working...
Lifecycle Phases of API Products

What are the Lifecycle Phases of API Products?

The phases of the Product Lifecycle occur in four major stages: Introduction Growth Maturity Decline These are the starting points for the amount of time...
embrace API integration

Does your B2B/EDI team need to embrace API integration?

Many predicted that EDI and the integrations used to move these document exchanges between businesses would be dead by now. So why is it that...
API Lifecycle Management: Deprecation and Sunsetting"

API Lifecycle Management: Deprecation and Sunsetting

APIs are products and go through the same lifecycle as all products. They get created, see some usage, get improved over time based on...
resilience KPIs

KPIs for APIs Part 4: Resilience KPIs

In Part Three of our series, KPIs for APIs, we spoke about selecting KPIs to track efficiency impacts. Today we will explore the notion...
What is API integration

What is API integration?

APIs are ubiquitous these days! From entering your information when purchasing something online to mobile phones or e-business applications, all things come back to...
Efficiency KPIs

KPIs for APIs, Part 3 — Efficiency KPIs

In Part Two of the series on KPIs for APIs, we discussed how KPIs are being used and what KPIs are agreed upon to...
What is an API?

What is an API?

Have you ever heard the word “API,” and wondered exactly what it is? Do you have a vague idea of what you might do...

KPIs for APIs Part 2 — more uses

In Part One of our blog series, KPIs for APIs, we discussed how KPIs for APIs (Key Performance Indicators) are used to develop your...

Event-driven use case – publish subscribe

Event-Driven API Management is the combination of Amplify API Management Platform and next-gen Axway Streams with some configuration for seamless integration. We already presented how to...
KPIs for APIs

KPIS for APIs – the execution imperative in an x24 digital acceleration

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for APIs can be used to sustain and grow your Platform, by showing the value of your APIs to your...

API is a language!

There are many different ways in which you can answer the seemingly simple question: "What is an API?" Previous discussions focused on the technical fundamentals ("it...
change data capture

Event-driven API Management — Change data capture

We previously introduced why Event-driven APIs matter on the APIFriends blog. Then, last week, I introduced the need for Event-Driven API Management, what capabilities...
Leader in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management

Axway named a Magic Quadrant Leader for the 5th time! 

We're psyched to announce that Axway has been recognized by Gartner — for a fifth time — as a Leader in the Gartner 2020...
Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management

An API-first vision that raises the bar – 2020-style  

Participating in the Gartner Magic Quadrant evaluation process is both an honor and a feat. In May, after a fantastic work-from-home team effort to...
design APIs for extensibility

Designing APIs for extensibility  

The main role of APIs is to serve as the connective fabric between different components and capabilities within an organization and across organizations. One important aspect of...
multiple API Gateways

Multiple API Gateways: Why does it happen and what are the challenges?

Many organizations have multiple API Gateways in place. This can complicate the goal of creating an organization-wide approach for managing and using APIs. However,...
event-driven API Management solutions

Event-driven API Management introduction

We hope you are now convinced Event-Driven APIs matter! If not yet, please click HERE. So, let’s assume now you have Event-driven APIs and they...
Managing API versions

Managing API versions: The API lifecycle

Managing API versions are part of the bigger picture of API lifecycle management. Most importantly, the goal is to make sure that API consumption...
What is Semantic Versioning?

What is Semantic Versioning?

Semantic Versioning is a versioning scheme for using meaningful version numbers (that's why it is called Semantic Versioning). Specifically, the meaning revolves around how API versions...
API Management solution

Three profiles of an organization using an API Management solution   

Gartner’s recent “Hype Cycle for API and Business Ecosystems, 2020” placed Full Lifecycle API Management in the “Plateau of Productivity” and stated of Full Lifecycle API Management: “The journey up...

GraphQL vs. REST: When to choose which one?

GraphQL has been around for five years but quite frequently it still is seen as “the new kid on the block.” When it comes...
An API Management Solutions Leader

An API Management Solutions Leader

Today, Forrester Research, Inc. published The Forrester Wave™: API Management Solutions, Q3 2020, and I’m pleased to share that Axway is positioned as a...

The Axway Vision: Leadership through an Open Platform

Here’s one of my favorite excerpts from The Forrester Wave™: API Management Solutions, Q3 20201. Reference customers gave high marks to both vendor and product....

Event-driven vs REST API interactions

APIs are great! That's for sure! But let's take a closer look at what a REST API is. It’s an interaction pattern; the way...
digital maturity

The API-First digital government approach part 3: Digital maturity

This is the third part of our three-part blog series looking at how the digital government agenda around the world is being enabled by...
Highmark Health Solutions in their Platform Journey

Accelerating HM Health Solutions in their Platform Journey

Starting out on an API program can be daunting. The temptations to focus on technical objectives are many. After all, APIs are technical things,...

Automotive: A digital platform on four wheels

In our major investigation on the platformization of business lines, let's look at the automotive sector this week. Largely shaken by the global lockdown,...
The API-First Digital Government Approach

The API-First Digital Government Approach Part 2: Benefits

In a three-part blog series, we review the emerging digital government movement around the world. In the first part, we looked at the trends...
Five ways APIs help

Five ways APIs help businesses during uncertain times

APIs are the key drivers of any business. Companies need to evolve quickly — either scaling up or down. With an API-driven platform, you...

How to run successful API Programs: Five necessary areas

Establishing and running an API program is a step that many organizations have done or are planning to do. The observation often starts from initial experiences...
API Wheel of Fortune: 4 levels of APIs

API Wheel of Fortune: 4 levels of APIs

As a follow-up to a previous article on the "network economy," I offer you a sequel in the form of a presentation of our...

What are API industry standards?

Some businesses are making API industry standards mandatory. The European Commission has implemented a set of API requirements for the Banking and Financial sectors,...
API Journey as a Service

API Journey as a Service

API Journey as a Service is a concept that delves into making an API program accessible. One part that draws consideration is related to...
What is REST API style

What is a REST API?

REST (Representational State Transfer) is an architectural style for designing decentralized systems. It originated from an architectural analysis of the Web and combines a...
build great web APIs

How to Design and Build Great Web APIs: An Interview with Mike Amundsen

Many supply chains are facing challenges and require new ways of collaboration. The need for digital transformation has become more pressing than ever. Broadly...
API Management in 2020

API Management in 2020: The Age of Hybridization [French translation provided]

Today's IT architects face many challenges in their API strategies. For many, the shift to APIs was undertaken in the wake of digital transformation...
screen scraper

Four problems with screen scraping that an API-First approach solves

What is screen scraping? Screen scraping is what a developer might do to get access to information that’s usually only shared via a webpage. The...
Racing team working at pit stop

Microservices: Build for speed, design for change

In a world made of software, it’s no longer just an IT decision on how we build applications. Let’s talk about how a modular...
3 Reasons to Create an API Platform for your API Practice

3 reasons to create an API Platform for your API Practice

Having an API doesn’t matter if nobody’s using it. That’s from the O’Reilly book “APIs: A Strategy Guide.. Gartner, in the 2019 Magic Quadrant for...

What are the different types of APIs?

There isn't just one type of API (Application Programming Interface) but actually, there are four main types of APIs: Open APIs, aka Public APIs,...
API Design First

API First, Mobile-First, Design First… How do I know where to start?

Dear Geek,   There have been a lot of "First" methodologies thrown around in the past few years: Mobile-First, Code-First, API-First, API-Design-First, Test-First, Contract-First, Model-First, Security-First, Design-First, and many more. Before I throw all these...
API metrics

What are API metrics and how do you measure them?

APIs are priceless. APIs allow companies to tap into their complex technology make-ups to create new digital experiences, build new services to grow revenue...
What is API testing

What is API testing?

API testing refers to testing APIs to ascertain if they meet the requirements for performance, security, functionality and dependability. For starters, APIs don’t have a...

API Management Software Customer Success Report names Axway a Market Leader in 2020

For the second year in a row, FeaturedCustomers.com has named Axway a Market Leader in the API Management category for the Spring 2020 Customer...
API business and operational metrics

Observing and acting on API business and operational metrics

Starting from the vision that only what can be measured can be controlled, we must learn to capture metrics that can help us observe...
API testing strategy

API testing strategy: Who is testing your API-driven product?

The beginning of 2020 has been a rocky one. Most organizations around the world are forced to identify new ways to maintain current consumers...
API Management market

How big is the API Management Market?

APIs are eating the world. APIs are being discussed on the board-level—even written about in Forbes Magazine. APIs are behind everything digital. And APIs are...
API program

The Four Horsemen of the API Apocalypse  

I was in a restaurant recently and the above photograph that was on the wall caught my eye. Four riders on scooters wearing “API”...
API monetization requires good API Management

API monetization requires good API Management

Making money is likely the final goal of any company using APIs. API Management is the common layer processing all API traffic. It provides...
API Culture Cycle

The API Culture Cycle

Sometimes, it seems that we can never relax, that there is always something to chase, something left to build and any success to celebrate....
VRS

PAI implements Axway Verification Router Service Solution

PAI (Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.) is a manufacturer of generic liquid pharmaceuticals. They have produced suspensions, oral solutions, elixirs, syrups and liquids for nearly 50...

Digital business is a people business: SERVIN’ UP DIGITAL EPISODE 2

It’s important to have a close relationship with your customers. In the second installment of my video series “Serving up Digital,” my friend, Andrea...
Ecosystems and Platforms

Ecosystems & Platforms: An API Q&A with Emmanuel Méthivier

Emmanuel Méthivier is an Innovation & Digital Transformation Catalyst in France at Axway. With his long experience in the banking sector, he shares his...

Coronavirus supply chain disruption: How APIs can help

Wuhan province is the largest industrial material component sourcing region in the world. It’s what Detroit was 50 years ago—where everything is made. When...
Evolution of Banks in the Digital Age | API Days London

Evolution of Banks in the Digital Age | API Days London 

Let’s take a look at the banking ecosystem and the environmental changes that have been brought up in the digital age and how they...

Achieving superior customer experience managing APIs in a hybrid world | Axway and Microsoft...

Achieving a 360-view of your customers, employees and partners in real-time is necessary to bring the highest level of customer experience to your business...
API consumption

How to manage your API in an extended information system

API Management solutions have been evolving since the beginning. They are now a core component to modernize any Information System and numerous new business...

What are Streaming APIs?

Streaming APIs are used to read data in real-time from the web for consumers for precise, up-to-date results. For example, they are typically used by...
API economy

What is API Economy?

API Economy (also known as API-driven economy) simply refers to the exchange of value between consumers and providers through APIs.  API Economy Examples Take Uber, for...
successful API creation

Creating successful APIs

Successful API creation starts with defining the audience. It’s important to meet initial expectations with future-proofing in mind and a focus on concise API...
Differences between an API Portal and a Unified Catalog

Differences between an API Portal and a Unified Catalog

As companies are maturing, they’re looking for new ways of shaping their digital transformation. But they soon realize that having just an API Portal...
principles of API Management

The core principles of API Management

API Management is the method of constructing and publishing APIs (Application Program Interfaces), as well as implementing their usage guidelines, regulating access, cultivating the...
apple monitor displaying "do more"

New Year’s Resolutions for API Product Managers

The New Year brings with it a multitude of good intentions, with many of us determined to improve our lives one way or another...
Customer Success story: PermataBank

How APIs helped this bank rapidly increase new accounts in three years

PermataBank, one of Indonesia’s leading banks, needed to meet the growing demands of its customers’ expectations with better tech solutions. Enter APIs! PermataBank formed...
API Portals importance

API Portals: Why are they important?

We often think of APIs in a very technical way, but in reality, APIs are about providing business offerings and value. Many organizations treat...
AI and machine learning

Still skeptical about AI and machine learning? It’s time to BELIEVE

For 2020, your company is thinking “We are on our way to level up our business. Competition is incredibly fierce and we need something...
APIdays Paris

APIdays Paris: All things lead back to APIs

Not even a French transit strike could derail the power of APIs; APIdays Paris was in full pursuit from December 9-11. People came from...
disruptive api trends for 2020

12 Disruptive API Trends for 2020

One of our customers made an astute observation: You've created thousands of APIs, but this one is our first. Over the years, we've worked...
API Management solutions

API Management solutions

API Management solutions involve many aspects to be effective. For starters, API Management is building secure APIs, publishing them to be reused and to...
three trends of API Management

Three trends for API Management

We live in a world of constant transformation and every day we are bombarded by the news. So there's no doubt that we live...

Interview Engie: changing from a business model to one of “as a service” [Article...

ENGIE has been undergoing a significant transformation since 2016, making it the world leader in the transition to zero-carbon energy. Gérard Guinamand, Chief Data...

Axway’s Marcelo Ramos’ interview on Papo Fácil (Easy Talk)

Who doesn’t enjoy a good story? And we love to tell the story of how we started our operations in Latin America. Marcelo Ramos,...
Automation System Integration

Demystifying APIs Part 3: How API Management improves Automation System Integration

The secret lies in the enablers of a technology that is simple, scalable and widespread. Automation System Integration The 4.0 Industry requires more than ever the...
hybrid integration and API Management

Hybrid integration and API Management (What’s the difference?)

In the broad integration markets we play terminology moves fast as does technology. Most recently, a set of questions and discussions have surfaced on...
IT market changes

Five technological aspects that have changed the IT market in the last five years

The search for efficiency, agility and practicality has led several sectors to leverage their services, such as banks, industries and retail. IT market changes It is...
Interview Groupe Chantelle

Interview Groupe Chantelle [English translation provided]

Cycle de partage d’expériences autour des enjeux stratégiques et business des écosystèmes et des API. En collaboration avec Alliancy Axway vous propose une série d’interviews et...
Interview Groupe Henner

Interview Groupe Henner [English translation provided]

Axway vous propose une série d’interviews et de rencontres, pour faciliter à la fois les témoignages et décryptages, et l’accès à l’expertise et à...
ces enterprises

Ces entreprises qui se transforment en écosystèmes grâce aux API [English translation provided]

Les stratégies d’ouverture d’entreprise décryptées lors d’un dîner-débat par Dorian Marcellin - Alliancy - le 15 novembre 2019 Le 6 novembre 2019 s’est tenu à l’hôtel Shangri-La à Paris,...

Cetelem innovates with Axway AMPLIFY API Management

Cetelem, a consumer credit bank that belongs to the BNP Paribas group, has innovated its digital transformation strategy by using Axway's AMPLIFY API Management...
API as a Product strategy

API as a Product, a strategy for successful consumption and avoiding catastrophe

Fail, fast, forward. This is a mindset that everyone who is tackling a digital transformation or digital initiative is tasked with executing. Modernize, Transform,...
API management use cases

API Management use cases: Extending the CEO’s vocabulary

Have you ever thought about how our lifestyle changed in the last four to five years? Mobile phones have become an important part of...
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Full Lifecycle API Management

Key takeaways from the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management

APIs are the facilitators that power digital transformation. According to the Gartner report just out, “Having the right API management tool is crucial for...
Axway VRS Solution

Axway partners with LSpediA to enhance Axway’s VRS solution

Axway is delighted to announce its partnership with LSPediA to provide customers with an optional embedded Lookup Directory as part of the Axway VRS...
AMPLIFY Central

AMPLIFY Central solves “The need for speed” with enterprise APIs and services 

As Maverick famously said in Top Gun, “I feel the need—the need for speed.” Fast forward 30 years, and organizations today feel the same...

Conference recap: What’s the word in API World?

Our team of Axway API experts enjoyed some time immersed in the world of APIs in San Jose on October 8th-10th. The API World...
important iPaaS features

What are the most important iPaaS features?

What are the most important iPaaS features that are needed today? Robust set of pre-built connectors Ability to easily create custom connectors Strong data...
What is an API Portal

What is an API Portal?

An API Portal bridges the gap between Products and Community. In technical terms, it's the interface (usually a website) between API Providers (produces APIs)...
API space

When you’re wrestling a bear, it’s not over when YOU get tired

It’s been a big week at API World, and I wanted to share some thoughts. It’s an interesting time in the API space, as...
Leader in Gartner 2019 Full Life Cycle API Management

The impression that you get

"From today, painting is dead!" -Paul Delaroche (1839) "Painting in the tradition of the post-impressionists is not about strict adherence to details. There is an...
Gartner 2019 Full Life Cycle API Management

What does it mean to be a Leader in Gartner 2019 Magic Quadrant for...

APIs and microservices connect today’s modern enterprises and applications. However, IT is struggling to keep up with the pace of digital transformation that requires...
Webinar API Design

Webinar: API Design to power your digital transformation

On September 26th, Axway and our partner, Stoplight held an enlightening webinar showcasing the power of API Design as part of full lifecycle management....
API is dead

API is dead — long live the APIs

In this article, I will highlight how the glorious monarchical reign of REST (Representational State Transfer) APIs is declining and how the ecosystem is...
third-party APIs

Five reasons to use an API Management solution to manage your third-party APIs

Third-party APIs are exploding in importance and organizations are leveraging them with great success. For example, Amazon.com released its API so that website developers...
digital API innovation

Catalyst and Digital Journeyman, Kay Lummitsch’s API Program Ramp-up Workshop — key takeaways

Axway Catalyst and Digital Journeyman, Kay Lummitsch presented an API Program Ramp-up Workshop at southern Sweden’s biggest food processing and packaging industry company. At...
differences between iPaaS and API Management

The differences between iPaaS and API Management

Nuances matter! I have been in the integration space now since birth. It has seen many changes. The biggest fundamental change in this space was...
capabilities of API Management Platform

Five capabilities every API Management Platform should have

I am often asked, what are the five capabilities of an API Management Platform and what should they have? My answer starts with the...
Meet Axway at API World 2019

Join Axway at API World 2019 in San Jose

Axway will once again be front and center at API World 2019 for an insightful look into all-things APIs and how they propel your...
API Design importance

Why API Design is so important

The (obvious) importance of APIs in this era of modern and powerful web browsers with the rise of smartphones, IoT devices, simplification of protocols...
choosing the right API Gateway

Choosing the right API Gateway!

A critical component of an API-based architecture is to have an API Gateway. This becomes more important as organizations are breaking their monolithic services...
API Gateway capabilities and features

API Gateway capabilities and features

By now most enterprises have heard about the concept of full life-cycle API Management (FLAM), but it is not uncommon when discussing the components...
What is API Management

What is API Management?

What is API Management? Many might feel this is a very basic question, "What is API Management?", but surprisingly when you search for a definition,...
API Gateway capabilities

The role of the API Gateway–“You can’t handle the truth!”

I recently watched the courtroom scene from A Few Good Men where Jack Nicholson’s character, Colonel Jessep, takes the stand to determine if a...
APIdays Melbourne

Join Axway for APIdays Melbourne on September 19-20, 2019

Get ready! Axway’s global sponsorship of APIdays continues in Melbourne. Be a part of the APIdays Melbourne ride and join Axway September 19th and...
API Portal

Tips for choosing the right API Portal

Selecting an API Portal with the right features is critical to your business because that’s the only communication channel between the API Product Manager...
accelerate your digital transformation

Axway accelerates digital transformation with APIs in Houston on September 19, 2019. Come join...

Accelerate your digital transformation with APIs is the topic de jour these days. Join Axway at the Top Golf Swing Suite at the Four...
North pole reversal - API Gateway to the cloud

North pole reversal – API Gateway to the cloud

If you remember back to your high school days you’ll recall being taught about the earth’s magnetic field. Which to put it in layman's...
API Gateway and ESBs for Enterprises

Enterprise Comparison of API Gateways and ESBs

It is not uncommon for customers taking their digital transformation (DX) journey to come to a point where they start looking into API Gateways...

What is an API Platform?

The term API Platform has been used synonymously by some vendors with API Management, Full Lifecycle API Management, and even with the term API...
How do I manage a service mesh?

How do I manage a service mesh?

Managing a service mesh is like baking a pie. You need to have many ingredients in place to complete the pie before we can...
dockers and kubernetes

Demystifying Docker and Kubernetes

Over the last few years, software containers have dramatically changed the way IT organizations build, deploy, run and maintain applications. The cost benefits and...

SmartWave: A key player in Digital Transformation of the Swiss market (VERSION FRANÇAISE FOURNIE)

The Swiss market is a fast-tracked digital transformation hub. To keep up with the rapid revolution, Axway’s partner SmartWave, worked together to bring digital...
APIdays San Francisco

APIdays San Francisco: Future API Stack for new product experiences

On July 16-17th, the Axway team once again spent some days, API days that is, in the company of cutting edge partners and API...
RPA

The RPA market is booming (French translation provided)

The RPA market is booming, automation is catching up to the white collars, creating turmoil within the accounting department. Recently, Gartner stated that “the RPA market grew 63.1% to...
Managed cloud offering

From the trenches: A real-life experience in DevOps, Agile, CI/CD and containerization

Earlier this year, we decided to do a major update to the Axway Managed Cloud offering for API Management. This is a managed service...
Corporate Banking Executive Roundtable

Axway hosts the Corporate Banking Executive Roundtable

Axway hosted the Corporate Banking Executive Roundtable in Soho, NYC. We gathered banking executives to explore the forces driving towards real-time corporate banking. For this,...
service mesh

What is a service mesh and what are its benefits?

What is a service mesh? A service mesh is an abstraction that allows application and service developers to focus on the business value of...
APIs and hybrid integration

Automotive landscape: How APIs and hybrid integration drive business

Executive Briefing and Golf Event at TPC Michigan, Thursday, June 27, 2019. Dearborn, MI. We met with technology and business leaders of major Fortune...
microservice architecture implementation

An example of microservice architecture implementation

Today’s buzzwords are in full command on the tech scene. Microservice architecture is on the rise and you are probably wondering, what is an...

Challenge 3: Axway and teammates partner with Wintics to get real-time results

Have you ever wondered how new ideas for parking scooters and motorbikes are able to be developed with regard to our public space in Paris? Axway,...
APIdays San Francisco

Join Axway as a Global Sponsor of APIdays San Francisco

Axway is a proud Global Sponsor of APIdays 2019 with a worldwide tour across seven cities. Next up, the beautiful city of San Francisco...
Axway Hackathon

Axway innovates with a hackathon in three global cities

We held a global Hackathon between various Axway R&D centers in the USA, France and Ireland and we branded the event “PDG Invent” (Phoenix,...
API documentation

How to get prepped for creating API documentation

What is API documentation? In order to get prepped for creating API documentation, one must first understand the concept. According to Wikipedia, “API documentation describes...
Axway Connect UK

Register for Axway Connect UK today!

Axway Connect UK is just around the corner! Join us at the Dorchester in London on Thursday, June 20th for an informative event to...

Stoplight and Axway: API-First Design

Leaders in Digital Transformation lead with an API-First Design. An API-First approach means that development of the API revolves around how the end-product will...

Success at Gartner AADI London Summit 2019

Axway was an integral part of this year's Gartner Application Architecture Development & Integration Summit at the Park Plaza in London. The Gartner AADI...

Sharing is caring–the whole of Victorian government API Platform

Having been involved literally from day 0, it was a humbling and gratifying experience to witness the public announcement of the Whole of Victorian...
differences between microservices and APIs

The differences between microservices and APIs

Microservices and APIs are getting a lot of attention in the media these days. But the big question is, what are the differences between...
API Design

Streamlining API and microservices workflow

Enterprises are adopting APIs, Cloud Services, and microservice-based architecture more than ever. And by that, the demand for API-based integration is overwhelming the enterprise...
Axway at the Nordic APIs Summit in Austin

Axway represents at the Nordic APIs Summit in Austin

API product owners, platform architects, developers and CTOs gathered last week for the Nordic APIs second annual Austin API Summit. This year’s summit focused...
AMPLIFY API Management

Commerzbank’s journey to digital transformation with AMPLIFY API Management

To continue to stay relevant to its customers, Commerzbank focused on achieving digital transformation with AMPLIFY API Management. Presenters at Axway's annual IMAGINE SUMMIT...
mature APIs

API maturity in global fintech markets

A major component of a mature API lifecycle is the way an API provider communicates with its consumers. To establish trust, the provider that...

Axway joins the Amazon Web Services Partner Program as an Advanced Technology partner

In 2017, Axway joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) partner network (APN) and in 2018 achieved the status of an AWS Advanced technology partner....

How the Federal Employment Agency in Germany innovates thanks to APIs

Bundesagentur für Arbeit needed an all-encompassing solution to secure its foundation for API innovation. Axway’s AMPLIFY™ API Management provided the solution. About Bundesagentur für Arbeit Bundesagentur...
API Workshops à Paris

Axway API Workshops à Paris (Article in French)

In the age of the cloud, APIs and microservices influence IT organizations and bring up important topics, including governance, legacy vs. cloud, agile integration,...

Ping Identity and Axway: Fighting security breaches around the world

Ping Identity and Axway have a unified collaboration that brings complementary experience in the cybersecurity world. Unfortunately, cyber threats are now a daily occurrence....
How iPaaS changes API Management to Mesh Apps Together Faster

How iPaaS changes API Management to mesh apps together faster

API Management and iPaaS are key factors to help transform a modern business.  An API Management solution is designed for the continual delivery of...

How the Belgian government innovates thanks to APIs

Smals, a nonprofit Belgian company, provided a new, API-centric platform to modernize the Belgium government’s data architecture and leverage new technologies and security protocols...
API portals

Experience Design: API Portals foster engagement and innovation

Harold Wiegers and I bring years of experience designing and building API programs with talented colleagues and leaders in various industries. We've worked with...
event-driven architecture

A real-time look at event-driven architecture

API Management—and specifically event-driven architecture (EDA)—is a critical piece of a hybrid integration platform (HIP). Event-driven API management continues to gain importance due to...

Interview with APIdays’ founder at IMAGINE SUMMIT

“Nice people, great products, great roadmap and also great moments.” Those were the words from Mehdi Medjaoui, founder of APIdays Conferences and Author of...
API Management infrastructure

Protect your API Management infrastructure against cyberattacks using AI

Have you ever wondered how to protect your API Management infrastructure against cyberattacks using Artificial Intelligence (AI)? This webinar has you covered! Laura Heritage,...
APIdays 2019

APIdays 2019: Seven events in seven cities

APIdays 2019 APIs are taking the digital world by storm. It’s simply a reality that APIs are part of the digital transformation landscape. APIs have...
APIdays 2019

APIdays 2019: Axway is a proud Global Sponsor

Axway is very happy to announce that they are a proud Global Sponsor at the APIdays 2019 Worldwide events series in seven cities across the...

Streamdata.io joins the Axway family

Axway CEO Patrick Donovan announced the purchase of Streamdata.io. at this week’s IMAGINE SUMMIT in Chantilly, France. The acquisition drives additional value for customers...
secure your APIs

Three things you need to secure your APIs

Securing your APIs is no small feat. An organization needs to have a strong strategy to secure its APIs against cyberattacks and hackers. Today,...
API Gateways: Their Role in Modern Enterprise

The role of API Gateways in the modern enterprise

After my previous article on OAuth 2 scopes, several people contacted me to ask what exactly an API Manager is. In this article, I...
extending API Management

Extending API Management with iPaaS–API integration the next logical step!

Ten years ago, we took on a strategy to build REST APIs for our products–to build our UI on those APIs and at the...
API solutions

Creating a competitive edge with API solutions

API solutions build customer experiences. For the insurance industry, this concept is no different. In the webinar “Creating a competitive edge with API solutions...
self-service APIs

Benefits of self-service APIs

In the eighth video on APIs and microservices, you learn how the growing trend for APIs is going in the direction of self-service APIs. It’s...