Gartner Research

Gartner’s API Strategy Maturity Model

Published: 21 October 2019

ID: G00451168

Analyst(s): Mark O'Neill , Saniye Alaybeyi


IT organizations struggle to evolve their processes for developing, delivering and managing APIs for integration and digital business transformation. Application leaders must assess and improve their API strategy using five key dimensions explained in this research.

Table Of Contents


  • API Strategy Maturity Is Multidimensional
  • Assess Your Organization’s Current Status
    • Business Alignment
    • Measuring Business Value
    • Developer Enablement
    • Communications
    • API Life Cycle Management

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