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Promote Continuous Quality for APIs to Support Digital Business

Published: 21 February 2019

ID: G00373798

Analyst(s): Thomas Murphy , Joachim Herschmann , Jim Scheibmeir


APIs are vital to integration and to digital business. By applying a continuous quality mindset to APIs, application leaders can ensure that APIs delivered by their organization are as trustworthy as the brand’s reputation, beyond simply meeting table stakes of functional expectations.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Establish Ownership and Practices of API Quality
  • Focus Teams on Complete Life Cycle Quality
  • Contextualize Quality Strategy to the Needs of the Business and Architecture

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