BARCELONA, Spain/SUNNYVALE, California – June 21, 2011 – 3scale, a leading API Management solution provider for managing, monetizing and distributing APIs today announced that its solutions now integrate with Layer7 technologies industry leading on premise XML Security gateways – delivering new cutting edge API solutions for enterprises seeking high performance secure traffic processing and powerful flexible API Management tools.

3scale’s API Management suite includes an Enterprise-grade API portal for Developers and Partners on-boarding and support, API Access control, Policies Management, Analytics and Billing and Payments features.

The Layer7 XML Gateway provides high performance traffic filtering, API security and attack protection, sophisticated traffic routing, API transformation services and caching.

According to 3scale CEO Steven Willmott “The combination provides customers with a seamless end-to-end solution for API Management that includes both XML traffic filtering and sophisticated service management”.

Integration uses 3scale’s flexible plugin integration system and allows issued API keys, policies and access rights to be pushed and pulled between security gateways and 3scale’s management dashboards.

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About 3scale
3scale provides a flexible, secure and scalable API Management infrastructure for Enterprises’ API or Web Service to control, manage and monetize the distribution of their data, content or services to multiple devices or mobile/web applications. 3scale’s customer references include Skype,, Viadeo, or Softonic.

About Layer 7 Technologies
Layer 7 Technologies helps enterprises secure and govern interactions between their organization and the services they use in the cloud; across the Internet; and out to mobile devices. Through its award-winning line of SOA Gateways, Cloud Brokers and API Proxies, Layer 7 gives enterprises the ability to control identity, data security, SLA and visibility requirements for sharing application data and functionality across organizational boundaries. With more than 150 customers spanning six continents, Layer 7 supports the most demanding commercial and government organizations. Layer 7 solutions are FIPS compliant, STIG vulnerability tested and have met Common Criteria EAL4+ security assurance.