Gartner Information Technology Research

Peer Connect Perspectives: Evaluating the Depths of API Integration

Published: 11 March 2020

ID: G00466831

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


With the digital landscape engendering an upsurge in the complexity of connectivity demands, organizations have come to recognize the eminence of API integration. Peer Connect members discuss and share their respective API integration experience in their organization.

Table Of Contents


Peer Strategies

  • Approaching API Integration From an Architect’s Perspective
    • Shedding Light on the Concerns
    • Correlation Between Data management and API integration
    • A Look at the Integration Strategy
  • Should We Use an Integration Platform From the Application Vendor or a Third-Party Alternative?
  • A Move Toward a Decentralized API Integration Model
    • Exploring the Background
    • The Dawn of a New Model
    • Decisive Factors for Success
    • LOB Teams’ Instances and Central Integration Team
    • Addressing Data Migration, and B2B and Other Integration Issues
  • Key Take-Aways
  • About Peer Connect Content

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