TechValidate Research on CA API Management

96 Case Studies – Page 3 of 4


Case Study: Yale University

Introduction

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

“[CA API Gateway had] a very serious impact.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for employees
    • Assist mobile adoption for customers
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Achieve greater business agility
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Allowed integration with mobile customers
    • Met regulatory compliance standards

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External open developers
  • 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:
    • IBM DataPower
    • 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
    • Acquired new customers
    • Developed customer relationships
    • Improved customer loyalty

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Health Care Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise health care 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 provided a standardised policy enforcement point across our products.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • External open developers
    • Partners
  • Has 11-25 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • OS X
    • IOS
    • Android

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • Apigee
    • 3Scale
    • SOA Software
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • security: differentiated
    • integration: differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Easier access to our APIs

Case Study: Federal Government

Introduction

This case study of a federal government is based on a May 2014 survey of CA Layer 7 customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CA API Gateway has assisted with the lock down of our DoD System and enabled the infrastructure to become more proficient at adding capabilities to the SOA.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Improve security
    • Meet compliance regulations
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Major Security Appliance for DoD Lockdown

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • External contracted developers
  • Has 11-25 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Intel-based UNIX
    • IOS

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • None. Solution was brought in as part of previous experimental system.
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • security: most differentiated
    • flexibility: most differentiated
    • integration: differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • DoD Program required to have security layering in place for accreditation and provide authentication for users

Case Study: Global 500 Food Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 food 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for customers
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • 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
    • External open developers
    • Partners
  • Has 1-5 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • IOS
    • Android

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Apigee
    • SOA Software
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • security: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): not differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Created mobile app differentiation
    • Acquired new customers

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise telecommunications 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Streamline the development process
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information

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
    • Intel-based UNIX

Results

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

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Transportation Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise transportation 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 is less painful than managing integration directly within the application.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Streamline the development process
    • Reduce Costs
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • External open developers
    • Partners
  • Has 11-25 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
    • Windows Mobile

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • MuleSoft
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): very differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Acquired new customers
    • Improved customer loyalty
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by up to 10% with CA API Gateway.

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

Case Study: Large Enterprise Transportation Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise transportation 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Streamline the development process
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information

Use Case

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

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Axway (Vordel)
    • Oracle
  • 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): differentiated

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium 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.

“CA API Gateway has let us take control of how our APIs are presented to our customers.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Improve security
    • Meet compliance regulations
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Met regulatory compliance standards

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
  • Has 26-50 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Intel-based UNIX
    • z/OS IBM Mainframe (CICS endpoints)

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Cisco ACE XML Gateway
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: very differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: most differentiated
    • integration: most differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Acquired new customers
    • Improved customer loyalty
    • Increased revenue
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by > 75% with CA API Gateway.

Case Study: Fortune 500 Media & Entertainment Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 media & entertainment 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Streamline the development process
    • API Management/Governance
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • Partners
  • Has 26-50 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Salesforce.com

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Apigee
    • MuleSoft
    • SOA Software
    • WS02
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • integration: differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): most differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Data Management and internal integrations from cloud platforms
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by 10-24% with CA API Gateway.

Case Study: Global 500 Chemicals Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 chemicals 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 enabled our SAP rollout (simplified API interaction through firewall). It will be key to implementing our secure mobile strategy and rapid enablement of foreign subsidiaries.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Improve security
    • Meet compliance regulations
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Met regulatory compliance standards

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
    • Intel-based UNIX
    • IOS
    • Android

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • SOA Software
    • Radware, Forum, Relativity
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: very differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: most differentiated
    • integration: differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): very differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Created mobile app differentiation
    • Ease transactional interaction
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by up to 10% with CA API Gateway.

Case Study: State & Local Government

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on a May 2014 survey of CA Layer 7 customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CA API Gateway has been a handy tool to interface disparate systems using complicated public XML standards. Encapsulating much of the complexity of these schemas in CA API Gateway simplifies our back-end development while ensuring compliance with government standards like GJXDM and NIEM.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • API Gateway served as a useful glue layer at a point in time that we were attempting to use widely deployed but poorly designed public XML schemas.

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • External open developers
    • Partners
  • Has 11-25 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Intel-based UNIX

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: most differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: most differentiated
    • integration: most differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): most differentiated

Case Study: Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on a May 2014 survey of CA Layer 7 customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CA API Gateway made it faster and easier to put up a quality SOA Gateway and API Portal.”

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
    • rationalize policy management

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • External open developers
  • Has 1-5 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Intel-based UNIX
    • IOS
    • Android
    • Windows Mobile

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Axway (Vordel)
    • SOA Software
    • Centrasite
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • security: differentiated
    • flexibility: differentiated
    • integration: differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Developed customer relationships
    • Improved customer loyalty

Case Study: Large Enterprise Automotive Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise automotive & transport 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for employees
    • Assist mobile adoption for customers
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Extended their reach into new markets
    • Allowed integration with mobile employees
    • Allowed integration with mobile customers
    • Met regulatory compliance standards

Use Case

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

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • Axway (Vordel)
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • security: differentiated
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • integration: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): very differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Created mobile app differentiation
    • Developed customer relationships
    • Improved customer loyalty
    • Increased revenue

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Health Care Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise health care 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Extended their reach into new markets
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External open 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

Results

  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Increased revenue

Case Study: Large Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise energy & utilities 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for customers
    • API management
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Allowed integration with mobile customers

Use Case

  • 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
    • IOS
    • Android
    • Windows Mobile

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • Apigee
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: very differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • integration: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Created mobile app differentiation
    • Developed customer relationships

Case Study: Large Enterprise Retail Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise retail 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.

“The security capabilities of the CA API Gateway has improved our SOA infrastructure to meet ISO standards.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for employees
    • Assist mobile adoption for customers
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Improve security
    • Meet compliance regulations
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Allowed integration with mobile customers

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • External open developers
    • Partners
  • Has 1-5 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • IOS
    • Android

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • TIBCO ASG
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • security: very differentiated
    • integration: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): very differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Developed customer relationships

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Computer Software Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise computer software 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Streamline the development process
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Extended their reach into new markets

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • External open developers
    • Partners
  • Has 11-25 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Apigee
    • WSO2
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Acquired new customers
    • Improved customer loyalty
    • Increased revenue

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium 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.

“Introducing CA API Gateway created an initial learning curve expected with introduction of SOA. However the benefits are now improved efficiency, flexibility and speed of development for updated or new integration.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Streamline the development process
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • Partners
  • Has 11-25 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • OS X
    • IOS
    • Android

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Microsoft BizTalk
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • integration: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): very differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Created mobile app differentiation
    • Acquired new customers
    • Improved customer loyalty
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by 25-49% with CA API Gateway.

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

Case Study: Large Enterprise Computer Software Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise computer software 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’s initial impact was very significant. We doubled the number of API calls without any additional overhead.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • Partners
  • Has 11-25 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • OS X
    • Intel-based UNIX

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • Apigee
    • in-house
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: differentiated
    • integration: differentiated
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by up to 10% with CA API Gateway.

Case Study: Intelligent Software Solutions

Introduction

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

“API Gateway has brought a seamless, faultless, and highly scalable integration into our security infrastructure; providing a high level of security between external users and internal services.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Streamline the development process
    • Improve security
    • Meet compliance regulations
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information
    • Allowed integration with mobile employees
    • Met regulatory compliance standards

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • Partners
  • Has 11-25 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Intel-based UNIX

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • 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:
    • Increase and Manage Security

Case Study: Large Enterprise Aerospace & Defense Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise aerospace & defense 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.

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Streamline the development process
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
  • Has 1-5 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Intel-based UNIX

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Axway (Vordel)
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • flexibility: differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Implement new services that we offer to our consumers (end programs)

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: S&P 500 Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a S&P 500 telecommunications 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 allows two agencies to bridge a gap that has been met with legacy equipment and process, in a way that will increase sharing and interoperability with discoverable services. This reduces overall costs by controlling IAM and other key policy duplication needs that legacy systems made prohibitory.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Reduce Costs
    • Meet compliance regulations
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information

Use Case

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

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
    • Intel (Mashery)
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: most differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • integration: most differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): differentiated
  • Met customer goals with API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Increased revenue
    • Improve cross-domain interoperability

Case Study: PriceWaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Introduction

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

“We are excited about the product capabilities and anticipate it will help us improve our internal operational and project efficiencies within the SOA and API Management space.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for employees
    • Reduce Costs
    • Reduce complexity with existing SOA Management & Governance solution
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • 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
    • Intel-based UNIX
    • IOS
    • Sparc

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: very differentiated
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • integration: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): most differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Developed customer relationships
    • Improved customer loyalty

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 enables our partners to call our APIs for data fetch in a secure fashion.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Streamline the development process
    • Reduce Costs
    • Meet compliance regulations
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Extended their reach into new markets
    • Improved data protection of critical corporate/customer information

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • External contracted developers
  • Has 26-50 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Intel-based UNIX

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • security: differentiated
    • flexibility: differentiated
    • integration: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Acquired new customers
    • Increased revenue
  • Increased the productivity of their employees by 50-74% with CA API Gateway.

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Media & Entertainment Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise media & entertainment 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.

“The greatest benefit of CA API Gateway has been the ability to apply process using standard technology components when integrating with third party suppliers.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for customers
    • Support business growth objectives
    • Achieve greater business agility
    • Streamline the development process
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • Improved the efficiency of business processes
    • Increased development velocity/project execution speed
    • Extended their reach into new markets
    • 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 11-25 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
    • Windows Mobile

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • Apigee
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • integration: very differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): very differentiated

Case Study: Global 500 Pharmaceuticals Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 pharmaceuticals 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 secure access to internal system by mobile employees and external partners.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for employees
    • 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

Use Case

  • Uses CA API Gateway to expose APIs to the following:
    • Internal developers
    • External contracted developers
    • Partners
  • Has 26-50 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • Intel-based UNIX
    • IOS
    • Android

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • IBM DataPower
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: differentiated
    • integration: differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): not differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Developed customer relationships

Case Study: Global 500 Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 telecommunications 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 will be playing a very important role on how our APIs are exposed to partners in a secure way.”

Challenges

  • Purchased CA API Gateway to achieve the following:
    • Assist mobile adoption for customers
    • Improve security
  • Solved the following challenges with CA API Gateway:
    • 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:
    • External contracted developers
    • Partners
  • Has 11-25 APIs running using CA API Gateway.
  • Connects to the following operating system end points with CA API Gateway:
    • Intel-based UNIX
    • IOS
    • Android

Results

  • Chose CA API Gateway over the following competitive options:
    • Intel (Mashery)
    • Apigee
    • Axway (Vordel)
  • Rates the following CA API Gateway capabilities as they compare to the competition:
    • performance: very differentiated
    • security: very differentiated
    • flexibility: very differentiated
    • integration: most differentiated
    • manageability (ops/analytics): most differentiated
  • Met customer goals with CA API Gateway in the following ways:
    • Improved customer loyalty



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