Featured reports, presentations, video, and other helpful resources.
The Platform Vision of API Giants
Short stories about the API providers that have changed how we think about the industries they serve.
The featured providers have built distributed ecosystems of thousands of trusted partners and developers, and invented entirely new industries and business models. Their data, content, and other digital assets have become part of the fabric of how we do business and govern in 2015.
The Unseen Enablers of Platforms
This report offers two perspectives on the role APIs play in supporting platform-driven strategy. Building businesses on platforms with an interaction-first approach can be tremendously effective. APIs open up access to assets—such as data or services—that are delivered through platforms.
Winning in the API Economy
This book provides an introduction to how software and APIs are radically changing the way organizations do business. It covers the emergence of the API Economy and the key areas of any organization that require APIs from enabling internal innovation, to distribution, partner and customers ecosystems to securing mobile back-end systems.
White Paper: What is an API?
This paper is meant to help executives and managers understand what APIs are, why they are important, and how API strategy is a key part of the ongoing evolution of technology. While the subject matter is technical, you do not have to be a programmer or software architect to find value in this white paper.