Hype Cycle for APIs

Gartner notes that APIs are core to digital business — and consequently, there have been many innovations in API products, API platforms and API security. 

In the “Hype Cycle for APIs” report, Gartner provides a detailed view into the most important API trends, including:

  • The growth of API usage for both internal- and external-facing APIs
  • The importance of securing your APIs — making security a major concern for API programs
  • Deep dive of the business impacts of an API usage and actionable advice





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