Using Pivotal? Now you can also manage APIs via 3scale directly on Pivotal Web Services
We announced yesterday that the 3scale API management solution is available through the Pivotal Web Services (PWS) platform. Pivotal Web Services is a public platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offering, powered by Pivotal Cloud Foundry®, that is designed to reduce operational complexity such as update/deployment management, availability and scalability. Now 3scale provides PWS API providers with ready infrastructure for rate limiting, security, analytics and load balancing for their APIs as well as a dedicated developer portal to simplify API consumption by developers, customers or partners. This integration is designed to allow joint customers to focus on quickly delivering differentiated business value while delegating comp…
Bridge the API education gap between the technology and business teams
Many API initiatives start as a technology driven project. Most of these projects also need the endorsement or sponsorship of the business team in order to realize the full potential and to gain approval for the the appropriate investments. It is frequently a struggle to explain to the business team in a clear and compelling way why APIs are important to your business. At 3scale we have helped many customers with the task of bridging this education gap. We have also seen great variety of approaches that work well.
Benefits for a business and technical audience
We are now making a whitepaper resource available to you to accelerate this task, and to benefit from our experience. The whitepaper is aimed at an audience of business executives and entrepreneurs who understand basic computing concepts, but do not have an engineerin…