TechValidate Research on CA API Management

Case Study: Clal Insurance


This case study of Clal Insurance is based on a May 2014 survey of CA Layer 7 customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The CA API Gateway enabled my company [to have] the flexibility and security it needed to expose its business processes and logic to the outside world.”


  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Met regulatory compliance standards

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • External contracted developers
    • External open developers
  • Has 6-10 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Intel-based UNIX


  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • SOA Software
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: most differentiated
    • security: most differentiated
    • flexibility: most differentiated
    • integration: most differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): most differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Created mobile app differentiation
    • Increased revenue
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by 25-49% with CA API Gateway.

About This Data

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