Featured reports, presentations, video, and other helpful resources.
The API Owner’s Manual
Best Practices of Successful API Teams
Today’s organizations don’t ask whether to engage in API programs, but how to do so. This ebook aims to answer this question by drawing on best practices from leading practitioners in seven areas key to the success of effective API programs.
The Platform Vision of API Giants
This collection of short stories describes the API providers that have changed how we think about the industries they serve through building distributed ecosystems of partners and developers and inventing 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.
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.