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Vendor Landscape: API Strategy And Delivery Service Providers

All Buyers Should Look At API Business Strategy Capabilities

April 19, 2016

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  • By Randy Heffner
  • with Christopher Mines,
  • Taylor Turrisi

Why Read This Report

Far beyond their usefulness for mobile apps and internal integration, APIs open new angles into business strategy. Even CEOs and chief strategy officers need to pay attention. The strategic importance and broad applicability of APIs mean that it's good for application development and delivery (AD&D) pros to consider getting help from outside. This report outlines the landscape for service providers that can help with API strategy and delivery. It also provides guidance in crafting a shortlist of vendors for deeper assessment.

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Table of Contents

  • API Strategy And Implementation Entail Seven Areas Of Expertise
  • API Service Providers Offer Four Major Categories Of Services
  • Organizations Must Choose From Three Types Of Service Providers
  • Recommendations

  • Do Not Omit API Business Strategy From Your Vendor Analysis
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