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API管理:達成數位轉換的API的有效利用與管理

API Management: Exploiting and Governing APIs to Achieve Digital Transformation

出版商 Ovum, Ltd. 商品編碼 300130
出版日期 內容資訊 英文 20 Pages
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API管理:達成數位轉換的API的有效利用與管理 API Management: Exploiting and Governing APIs to Achieve Digital Transformation
出版日期: 2014年04月22日 內容資訊: 英文 20 Pages
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API是企業開拓新收益來源,將數位銷售,行銷,交易及其他的流通管道,以確立的商務次序及經營模式整合,透過其各種形態幫助具體化。API中心的數位轉換倡議為了有效達成商務上的成果,API管理,提供不可缺少的管治、業績管理及安全性架構,進行幫助。

本報告提供企業的API管理調查分析,為了實施、管理API中心的數位轉換倡議的架構總結、API中心的數位轉換策略的開發及實施相關各種因素及階段性洞察,以及為何在數位轉換中API管理不可缺少、API如何幫助強化數位價值鏈中的企業競爭力相關分析等,為您概述為以下內容。

摘要

  • 發展要素
  • Ovum的見解
  • 主要的訊息

API為粘合數位供應鏈的各種結構要素的黏劑

  • 數位轉換,是對幾個產業上課題的複合性解決方案
  • API,是實現數位轉換必要的整合基礎設施核心
  • REST API,以數位生態系統中相互作用的主要推動者之姿逐漸崛起
  • 公司內部API管理今後也持續提高重要性

在數位策略中應該考慮的API管理和SOA管治之間的差異

  • API管理是基於SOA管治的遺產而構築
  • API管理,對於團體的管理、參與以及收益化,提供更有效的方法

管治「左右」前瞻數位轉換的API倡議成敗

  • 商務和IT的協調,是在綜合數位轉換策略中取得成功所不可缺少的
    • 在API中心的數位轉換策略中為何、如何,及做什麼
    • 設計、基礎設施現代化及安全性主要的實施討論事項
    • 數位轉換沒有捷徑或萬能的方法
  • 在API管理數位轉換各種方面發揮重要作用

建議

  • 對企業的建議
  • 對供應商的建議

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目錄
Product Code: IT022-000036

APIs in their various guises facilitate externalization of enterprises to open new revenue streams and simplify the integration of digital sales, marketing, commerce, and other channels into established business processes and models. API management provides the requisite governance, performance management, and security framework to help ensure that API-centric digital transformation initiatives deliver positive business outcomes.

Highlights

  • Digital transformation is a multi-faceted process that calls for significant changes at the business strategy, process, cultural, and infrastructure levels. APIs simplify the consumption and monetization of enterprise assets, including backend applications, services, and data sources via digital channels.
  • Digital transformation initiatives require end-to-end API management, encompassing service transformation and orchestration, developer and partner community management and engagement, API lifecycle governance, API security, operational and business analytics, and monetization.

Features Benefits

  • Provides a framework for implementing and governing API-centric digital transformation initiatives.
  • Offers insight into the various elements and phases involved in the development and implementation of an API-centric digital transformation strategy.

Questions Answers

  • Why is API management essential for achieving digital transformation?
  • How do APIs help strengthen the competitive positioning of an enterprise in the digital value chain?
  • Why should digital strategy take into account the differences between API management and SOA governance?

Table of Contents

Headings

SUMMARY

  • Catalyst
  • Ovum view
  • Key messages

APIS ARE THE GLUE BINDING TOGETHER DIFFERENT COMPONENTS OF THE DIGITAL SUPPLY CHAIN

  • Digital transformation is a composite solution to several business challenges
  • APIs are central to the integration infrastructure required for enabling digital transformation
  • REST APIs are emerging as the primary enabler for interactions in the digital ecosystem
  • Internal API management will continue to gain importance

DIGITAL STRATEGY SHOULD TAKE INTO ACCOUNT THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN API MANAGEMENT AND SOA GOVERNANCE

  • API management builds on SOA governance heritage
  • API management offers a more effective approach to community management and engagement, as well as monetization

GOVERNANCE IS A "MAKE OR BREAK" FACTOR FOR THE SUCCESS OF API INITIATIVES AIMED AT DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

  • Business-IT collaboration is indispensable for achieving success with a holistic digital transformation strategy
    • The what, how, and why of an API-centric digital transformation strategy
    • Design, infrastructure modernization, and security should be the key implementation considerations
    • There is no shortcut or one-size-fits-all approach to digital transformation
  • API management will play a key role across different aspects of digital transformation

RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Recommendations for enterprises
  • Recommendations for vendors

APPENDIX

  • Further reading
  • Methodology
  • Author
  • Ovum Consulting
  • Disclaimer

Figures

  • Figure 1: Key business challenges in the current operating environment
  • Figure 2: Evolution from a traditional enterprise to a digital enterprise
  • Figure 3: Protocol usage by APIs
  • Figure 4: SOA governance vs. API management
  • Figure 5: API-centric digital transformation strategy
  • Figure 6: Ovum framework for implementing and governing API-centric digital transformation initiatives
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