TechValidate Research on CA API Management

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522 Customers Surveyed

3,710 Data Points Collected

112 Published TechFacts

29 Published Charts

96 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


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%

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Computer Software Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise computer software company is based on a September 2014 survey of CA Technologies API Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • integrating with enterprise data is their biggest mobile challenge.

Use Case

  • Supports <100k mobile customers.
  • Supports <2k mobile employees.
  • An API gateway helped support their mobile initiatives by:
    • Secured the app to the API

Results

  • Implementation of the CA API Gateway (formerly CA Layer 7 API Gateway) resulted in increased revenue and/or productivity.
  • improved their ability to manage their developers’ access to approved APIs with their implementation of the CA API Developer Portal (formerly CA Layer 7 API Portal).

CA Technologies API Management Customer Statistic

95% of surveyed IT organizations who evaluated Apigee (Google) rate CA API Management’s security as superior compared to the competition.

95%

The CA API Gateway gave us ease of integration, secure internet exposure of internal API’s, and enabled mobile app developers to authenticate against corporate directory services in an easy way.

IT Specialist, Global 500 Telecommunications Equipment Company

CA API Customers Rely on Learning Paths

Have you used CA Education Learning Paths?

Yes, it helped guide me to the proper learning: 71%
Yes, I tried, but I had trouble: 12%
I have never seen a CA Education Learning Path: 15%
Other: 1%

Case Study: Small Business Computer Software Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer software company is based on a June 2015 survey of CA Technologies API Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CA API Management is a basic component of a new service we are building for use by the Department of Homeland Security.”

Challenges

  • Primary business goal of API Management project:
    • Develop new markets and create new revenue streams
  • Primary digital initiative for API Management project:
    • Open up data securely and capture new markets
  • Uses digital transformation as a fundamental part of everything they do.

Use Case

  • Area digital transformation investments are directed:
    • Content management to coordinate the use of digital assets
  • Systems/environments that will be integrated with CA API Management:
    • Sensors/devices
    • Enterprise data (databases, data warehouses)

Results

  • Solved the following operational challenge after deploying API management:
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
  • API programs benefited business by:
    • Opening up of new markets
  • Took > 3 months to go live with their first API Management project.


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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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