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Find Revenue Opportunities by Transforming Into an API-Powered Digital Infrastructure Platform

Published: 07 September 2018

ID: G00367884

Analyst(s): Rene Buest


APIs can dramatically transform the digital operations of infrastructure service providers. Technology product managers must exploit the opportunities of an API-powered infrastructure platform and transform their infrastructure business to drive agility, growth and revenue.

Table Of Contents


  • API-Powered Digital Platforms Will Make or Break Infrastructure Service Providers
    • Enterprises Start Leveraging API-Powered Digital Platforms for Their Digital Business Initiatives
    • Infrastructure Providers Can No Longer Differentiate or Compete With Simple Infrastructure Services
    • Enterprises Seek for a Provider That Empowers Them to Execute Their Digital Business Initiatives
  • API-Powered Digital Platforms Offer New Growth Opportunities for Infrastructure Service Providers
    • The Significance of APIs for Infrastructure Service Providers’ Internal and External Operations
    • The Impact of the API Economy on Infrastructure Service Providers
    • The API-Powered Service Delivery Value Chain Determines the Future of the Infrastructure Service Provider Business
  • Five Key Activities for Infrastructure Service Providers to Turn Into an API-Powered Digital Infrastructure Platform

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