TechValidate Research on CA API Management

Case Study: Small Business Computer Software Company


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.”


  • 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)


  • 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.

About This Data

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