Persistence services and caching are essential for optimizing for performance, building business logic, and scaling APIs to serve more traffic than a back-end service could otherwise support. One of the important factors of building a full-service API layer is to have access to different kinds of persistence services.
The Apigee API Platform offers several flavors of persistence and provides an API and a GUI for self-service management of the cache. Caching solutions that support different usecases include: Cache, Response Cache, Key Value Map, and App Services.
An Executive Order by the Obama Administration in May 2013 required that, going forward, data generated by the government be made available in open, machine-readable formats, while appropriately safeguarding privacy, confidentiality, and security. With this groundbreaking move, the Obama administration communicated a clear vision for a new digital government and it is embracing Web APIs as the way to make this a reality. Digital government will shift how government connects with, and provides services to, the American people.
Today’s world is becoming rabidly digitized, precipitating a digital gold rush for businesses. Enterprises are drawing on the tools of digital trade, APIs, data, and apps, in their pursuit of treasure. Discovering gold requires a map of how these tools can be used to transform digital assets into revenue streams. In this blog series, we'll explore the different models for monetizing products of digitization. Let's start with the Revenue Sharing API monetization model.
With media reports of hacker incidences, stolen credit card numbers, and identity theft, consumers are understandably concerned about information security. We want absolute assurance from businesses that our credit card numbers and other personal information is secure. Payment Card Industry’s Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) defines the standard for securing cardholder data, wherever it is located. Apigee recently completed an annual audit and PCI recertification verifying that we continue to meet the Credit Card industry requirements for information security.
With shrinking budgets, changing consumer expectations in a hyper-connected age, as well as constant pressure to extract maximum business value from big data and deliver strong return on investments, the Central Marketing Officer (CMO) is fast becoming the catalyst to help the enterprise’s data science evolve to be business science.
Data science in isolation, without business value in sight, can reveal very interesting patterns, trends and observations. However, the best data science is purposeless unless the data science and the data scientist can recommend actions for the business owner with the express purpose of creating value . . .
As enterprises build and grow their mobile value chain with app, data and API technologies, digital assets become not only a competitive advantage, but also a source of revenue. In this recent webcast, Anita Paul and Bryan Kirschner discuss the opportunities for value creation presented by APIs and data. They shared monetization models that apply to any industry, and explain how Apigee Monetization Services can help you deliver on the right business model for your digital assets.
The digital economy is driving a sea change in the traditional ways that enterprises interact with partners and customers. In this webcast, Dan Tortorici and Michael Leppitsch talked about how to move beyond tactics like tweaking SEO and hacking a mobile app and design a digital strategy for successful digital transformation.