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TechValidate Research on CA API Management

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515 Customers Surveyed

3,671 Data Points Collected

105 Published TechFacts

23 Published Charts

96 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


The Drive for Change

What types of operational challenges did deploying CA API Gateway solve for your organization?

Improved the efficiency of business processes
32%
Increased development velocity/project execution speed
52%
Reduced IT infrastructure costs
23%
Extended your reach into new markets
23%
Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
54%
Allowed integration with mobile employees
14%
Allowed integration with mobile customers
27%
Met regulatory compliance standards
18%

Case Study: Large Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise financial 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.

“We believe the simplicity of CA API Gateway was a key factor as well as the Developer Portal. Some of the competitors were more full featured, but the additional features were not deemed worth the cost.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Allowed integration with mobile employees

Use Case

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

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Axway (Vordel)
    • SOA Software
  • 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:
    • Mostly internal consumers/apps

CA Technologies API Management Customer Statistic

44% of surveyed IT organizations who evaluated Apigee (Google) prior to selecting CA API Management experienced challenges with possessing limited app and API security.

44%

Driving Revenue

Did your implementation of the CA API Gateway result in increased revenue and/or productivity?

Yes
59%
No
41%

Case Study: Large Enterprise Banking Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise banking 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 allows QoS features to be developed independently of the web services. These QoS features are easily implemented in CA API Gateway leaving the web service development to be POJO.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Allowed integration with mobile employees
    • Allowed integration with mobile customers

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
  • Has 6-10 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

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Created mobile app differentiation
    • Developed customer relationships

CA API Gateway simplified access to important information in near real-time that improves staff workflows.

Engineer, Large Enterprise Health Care Company



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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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