TechValidate Research on CA API Management

Case Study: Global 500 Retail Company


This case study of a Global 500 retail 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.

“The CA API Gateway made IT more secure.”


  • The following types of mobile apps are top priorities:
    • Finance
    • Travel
    • Healthcare
  • securing the entire mobile channel is their biggest mobile challenge.

Use Case

  • Supports 100k-500k mobile customers.
  • Supports 2k-5k mobile employees.
  • The API gateway helped support their mobile initiatives by:
    • Secured apps while optimizing user experience
    • Delivered convenient SSO across app types


  • Implementation of the CA 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.

About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of CA API Management by TechValidate.

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