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TechValidate Research on CA API Management

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521 Customers Surveyed

3,710 Data Points Collected

112 Published TechFacts

29 Published Charts

96 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


76% of surveyed IT organizations find the management capabilities of CA API Gateway to be differentiated or extremely differentiated from the competition.

CA Technologies API Management Customer Testimonial

CA API Management allows a seamless customer experience.

Chief Technology Officer, Small Business Computer Services Company

Driving Revenue

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

Yes
59%
No
41%

CA API Management Usage

Please select which products you are working with in the CA API Management Solution.

CA API Gateway
98%
CA API Developer Portal
51%
CA Mobile API Gateway
41%
CA API Gateway OAuth Toolkit
29%
CA API Management SaaS
13%
CA Mobile App Services
9%
CA Live API Creator
8%

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

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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