Business Management

APIs for Dummies

Provided by IBM

Category Business Management

Type E-Book

Publish Date November 28 2014

Overview

This IBM limited edition e-book is your guide to applying the power of APIs to business challenges ranging from changing business models to embracing a world of devices and sensors. Whether you’re an API provider or an API consumer, you need to make smart business and IT decisions.
This e-book helps you learn the basics of application programming interfaces (APIs), including:

  • What an API is—and what it’s not
  • What it means to manage an API
  • How to recognize good API design
  • The primary business and IT agendas that lead to API adoption
  • How APIs fit into integration middleware

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