Akash Jain is an Associate Principal Analyst in the application architecture infrastructure and integration team of Gartner's IT Leader's (ITL) organization. He advises on strategy for API management, role of APIs in digital ecosystems, API mediation, and how API management relates to integration technology (ESBs and iPaaS).
With his background in cybersecurity, Mr. Jain advises on API security with a focus on API security strategy, how API management relates to security solutions such as WAF and Application security testing etc.
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Jain has worked as a consultant across a diverse set of technology domains such as data warehousing, cloud, API management and cybersecurity, enabling clients on their digital transformation journey.
Data Warehousing SME
Information Security Consultant
Integration Architecture and Platforms (retired)
Application Architecture, Development, Integration and Platforms
Application and Product Portfolio Governance
M.B.A., Marketing, Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune
B.Tech., Computer Science, The LNM Institute of Information Technology, Jaipur
1API management and API strategy
2API integration with iPaaS and ESB
3Setting up and scaling an API program/platform team
5Role of APIs in digital ecosystems