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The API Strategy for Midsize Enterprises

Published: 21 June 2018

ID: G00355063

Analyst(s): Luis Anavitarte


CIOs of midsize enterprises must prepare their organizations to intercept or create "business moments" and generate and exploit new digital business models. As this involves defining and implementing the right API strategy, this report describes the main steps.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Define Your Business Objectives and Model(s)
  • Define Your Ecosystem Strategy Before Your API Strategy
  • Plan and Implement Your API Strategy
    • Basic or Full Life Cycle API Management?
    • Cloud, On-Premises or Hybrid?

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