Trends Report

Vendor Landscape: API Gateways

API Gateways Retain Relevance Even As Some Are Embedded In API Management

October 3rd, 2016
Randy Heffner, null
Randy Heffner
With contributors:
Andras Cser , Merritt Maxim , Christopher Mines , Claudia Tajima


As digital businesses mature, an increasing volume of data and transactions flows across enterprise boundaries. API gateways provide important infrastructure for protecting transaction and data flows at the edge. Together with API management solutions, they are a key element of a comprehensive API platform. Higher-end gateway products also extend into the processing of application messaging and file transfers. This report gives application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals an overview of API gateways across five market segments.

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