Application Development

Evolution of the API Economy

Provided by IBM

Category Application Development

Type Analyst Report

Length 20

Publish Date August 11 2017

Date posted August 31 2017


As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, organizations are starting to discover that collaborating with others can help to drive new business opportunities and innovation. In order to foster these new partnerships, companies are using APIs to unlock the unique data and capabilities of their associates and easily share information and applications across a number of platforms. This report discusses the driving forces behind the evolving API economy and highlights the new business models and monetization strategies that have developed as a result. 

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