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TechValidate Research on CA API Management

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385 Customers Surveyed

2,860 Data Points Collected

79 Published TechFacts

23 Published Charts

96 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


CA Technologies API Management Customer Testimonial

CA API Management has improved our development velocity creating mobile applications and data integration.

John Lightfoot, Chief Technology Officer, Patient Engagement Advisors

Case Study: Large Enterprise Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise professional services company is based on a May 2014 survey of CA Layer 7 customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CA API Gateway has made it possible to engage a significant third-party in our processes to enhance the user experience of our customers.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Reduce Costs
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Allowed integration with mobile customers

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • Partners
  • Has 1-5 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • OS X
    • Intel-based UNIX
    • IOS
    • Android

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • 3Scale
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: differentiated
    • integration: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Created mobile app differentiation
    • Acquired new customers
    • Developed customer relationships
    • Improved customer loyalty

What options have you used for training on CA API?

What options have you used for training on your CA Solutions?

CA Education (Live or Virtual)
80%
CA Partner Led Training
46%
On The Job / Self Taught
45%
My team taught me
26%

Securing the Mobile Enterprise

If you were going to use an API gateway for mobile employees, would OAuth/OpenID Connect support be important for secure access?

Yes
91%
No
9%

CA Technologies API Management Customer Statistic

78% of surveyed IT organizations rate CA API Management’s comprehensive security policies that enable API access control and threat protection as on of the most important capabilities to their organization.

78%

Case Study: Global 500 Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 professional services company is based on a May 2014 survey of CA Layer 7 customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Streamline the development process
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • External contracted developers
  • Has >50 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • OS X

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • MuleSoft
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • Performance: differentiated
    • Security: Differentiated
    • Flexibility: Differentiated
    • Integration: Differentiated
    • Manageability (ops/analytics): Differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Developed customer relationships
    • Increased revenue
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by 25-49% with CA API Gateway.


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About CA API Management

CA API Management accelerates digital transformation by providing the capabilities to bring systems together, secure these integrations, deliver customer experiences and capitalize on new opportunities.

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