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  • Report How To Build A Platform Business

    Start With A Real Customer Problem, Not APIs And Ecosystem Envy
    September 17, 2018 | Ted Schadler, Nigel Fenwick

    Platform businesses reshape industries by dramatically improving the economics of integration and service delivery. To earn a place in the platform economy, digital business leaders must...

  • Report Europe Lays The Foundations Of Open Banking

    What The World Can Learn From The First Six Months Of Open Banking
    July 27, 2018 | Jacob Morgan

    Executives globally are focusing on open banking. Banks and payments companies in Europe implemented the early stages of PSD2 in January 2018. Different firms, and different countries, are taking...

  • Report The Top Five Emerging Technologies Security Leaders Need To Prepare For

    A CISO's Guide To Tomorrow's Ubiquitous Business Technologies
    June 21, 2018 | Jeff Pollard

    High-stakes technology implementations and digital transformations with board-level visibility are moving faster than traditional security programs can handle. CISOs need to understand the reasons...

  • Report Earn Your Place In The Platform Economy

    Adopter, Participant, Or Leader? Here's Your Blueprint For Platform Business Success
    May 8, 2018 | Ted Schadler, Nigel Fenwick

    Platform businesses reshape industries by dramatically improving the economics of integration and service delivery. You can participate in a platform economy by exposing capabilities via APIs and...

  • Report Now Tech: API Strategy And Delivery Service Providers, Q1 2018

    Forrester's Overview Of 22 API Strategy And Delivery Service Providers
    March 21, 2018 | Randy Heffner

    Software leaders often look to API strategy and delivery services to accelerate API business strategy, multiply returns from API investments, and establish agility for fluid, unpredictable business...

  • Report BIAN Must Do More To Standardize Banking APIs

    BIAN Shows Progress Since 2016, But 2018 Will Determine Its Relevance For Banking API Standards
    March 9, 2018 | Jost Hoppermann

    Open banking and the fragmented value chain in banking have created a need for accepted API specifications for the banking industry or — even more challenging — for true broad and rich API...

  • Report Q&A: Understanding Account Aggregation

    Six Questions Every Digital Strategy Executive In Financial Services Should Know The Answer To
    March 9, 2018 | Davis Janowski, Aurelie L'Hostis

    Account aggregation is not new, but it is rapidly evolving in the face of new technology, increased need for data security, and the movement toward open banking. New account aggregation providers...

  • Report A Developer's Guide To Forrester's Strategies For API Success

    A Guided Tour Of Forrester's Research On APIs And SOA
    March 6, 2018 | Randy Heffner

    APIs are critical for digital transformation. Beyond their architectural role in app integration, APIs enable new business strategies, rapid business change, broad ecosystem connectivity, and...

  • Report Create Great API Designs And Documentation With Integration Across The API Life Cycle

    The Right APIs Require Integrating Multiple Product Categories
    February 13, 2018 | Randy Heffner

    APIs underpin digital disruption, and API design is the fulcrum that determines how much value an API strategy creates. API users need great documentation to use APIs correctly. This report guides...

  • Report Predictions 2018: Financial Services Companies Get Serious About Digital Transformation

    Executives at financial services companies worldwide understand that digital transformation means business transformation. Most companies will spend 2018 working on new initiatives to better win,...

  • Report AI APIs In The Cloud Are Here

    Five Ways Enterprise App Dev Teams Can AI-ize Applications

    Add artificial intelligence capabilities to your applications! That's what C-suite executives are increasingly telling application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals to do. And major...

  • Report Microservices And External APIs Underpin Digital Business

    Firms With Digital Business Priorities Invest In Architecture For Agility
    October 17, 2017 | Randy Heffner

    Digital transformation, APIs, and microservices all make headlines these days, and our data shows the relationship between them: Enterprises with top priorities like changing their business models...

  • Report Designing Microservice Apps For Containers And Cloud Platforms

    Early Adopters Illuminate More Than 30 Emerging Practices
    July 27, 2017 | Randy Heffner

    For application development and delivery (AD&D) leaders seeking to deliver business change more quickly, containers provide better application packaging while microservices provide better...

  • Report Keep API Strategy On Track With An API Taxonomy

    Taxonomy And Portfolio Management Are Critical Foundations For API Success
    May 16, 2017 | Randy Heffner

    Application programming interfaces (APIs) underpin digital transformation by enabling Agile solutions and new business strategies. As application development and delivery (AD&D) pros create many...

  • Report Standard APIs: A Key To Agile And Open Banking

    Banks Need Standard APIs And Should Follow The Progress Of BIAN
    January 10, 2017 | Jost Hoppermann

    Ongoing industrialization continues to drive the fragmentation of value chains in the banking industry. In this environment, broadly accepted APIs are critically important for application...

  • Report APIs Foster Innovation At The Largest Global Firms

    Developers Help Connect Digital Ecosystems With Open Web APIs
    January 4, 2017 | Randy Heffner

    In the age of software-powered digital disruption, APIs are important for fostering innovation, and organizations need developers who use them to knit together business ecosystems. AD&D pros at...

  • Report Customer Obsession Will Remake AD&D Tools And Supporting Technologies

    December 29, 2016 | John R. Rymer, Jeffrey S. Hammond

    Application development and delivery (AD&D) leaders shifting to modern application development are like acrobats performing above a flimsy net. The tools and technologies they need to support the...

  • Report The Forrester Wave™: API Management Solutions, Q4 2016

    The 14 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    November 14, 2016 | Randy Heffner

    In our 27-criteria evaluation of API management solution providers, we looked for solutions that can stand on their own, independent of the vendor's other offerings. We identified the 14 most...

  • Report The API Management Buyer's Guide, Q4 2016

    Create A Shortlist Using The Forrester Wave™: API Management Solutions, Q4 2016
    November 14, 2016 | Randy Heffner

    In November 2016, we published our 27-criteria Forrester Wave evaluation of 14 vendors of API management solutions. The findings in that report show how well each vendor fulfilled the breadth and...

  • Report The State Of Cloud Platform Standards, Q4 2016

    Standards Bodies And Open Source Foundations Learn To Play Nice
    October 14, 2016 | Lauren E. Nelson

    Infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals look to cloud computing services to enable flexibility and scalability for agile applications, but many fear vendor lock-in. Without...

  • Report Market Update: Service Virtualization And Testing Solutions

    Agile, DevOps, And APIs Accelerate SVT Adoption
    October 13, 2016 | Diego Lo Giudice

    The service virtualization and testing (SVT) market has continued to grow and evolve since our Forrester Wave™ evaluation in 2014. This report updates the state of the market to help application...

  • Report Vendor Landscape: API Gateways

    API Gateways Retain Relevance Even As Some Are Embedded In API Management
    October 3, 2016 | Randy Heffner

    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...

  • Report Vendor Landscape: API Management Solutions

    API Management Solutions Are A Linchpin Of Digital Business Transformation
    October 3, 2016 | Randy Heffner

    Both inside and outside the enterprise, APIs are critical for digital business. Firms like Saxo Bank and R Cable y Telecomunicaciones Galicia achieve new revenue and improved customer satisfaction...

  • Report Unlock The Business Value Of Your API Strategy

    How APIs Drive A Digital Business Agenda
    September 26, 2016 | Jacob Morgan

    Application programming interfaces (APIs) sit at the heart of digital business transformation; however, digital business pros often misrepresent or, worse, misunderstand the value of APIs. To help...

  • Report Brief: Apigee Will Strengthen Google's Global Cloud Platform But Pose A Strategic Challenge

    Will Google Treat Apigee As A Technical Platform Or A Business Solution?
    September 20, 2016 | Randy Heffner

    As API adoption continues to grow across the industry, Google announced its intention to acquire Apigee, a prominent API management solution vendor, for $625 million. Google is paying a...