“Axway delivers an extensive set of API capabilities; and with its recent acquisition of Appcelerator, is expected to further strengthen its mobile application integration, performance, lifecycle management, and monetization capabilities.” - Saurabh Sharma, senior analyst, Ovum
PHOENIX – July 21, 2016 – Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA), a market leader in digital business enablement, today announced that it has been named a Leader in the Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting an API Management Solution, 2016-2017¹ report for its API Management solution. Following a comprehensive evaluation of API management vendors for market impact, execution and technology, Axway was recognized for the completeness of its solution’s end-to-end capabilities and growing leadership in supporting API-led digital transformation intiatives.
APIs are fast becoming a foundational element for quickly innovating and better engaging with entire ecosystems as digital technologies increasingly enable organizations to find new ways to connect with customers, partners, and developer communities.
“API management supports the delivery, management and security of enterprise APIs and is critical to connecting with digital ecosystems,” said Saurabh Sharma, senior analyst, Ovum and author of the report. “Axway API Management has one of the largest customer bases in this middleware market segment and has supported several leading-edge digital transformation implementations.”
The “Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting an API Management Solution, 2016-2017” research evaluated 12 best-in-class vendors in the API Management global market. Axway was named a “Leader” on the strength of “a well-established end-to-end API management offering for a range of use cases”, “robust API security features and capabilities” and “strong credentials in supporting ‘B2B+API’ use cases.” The report also noted customers’ strong trust in Axway’s “data security and privacy-related capabilities.” It went on to highlight Axway’s success in helping a variety of industries, including the financial services industry, “support digital business initiatives [that expose] mission-critical data assets/services via APIs.”
“We couldn’t be more thrilled to be named a Leader in the Ovum Decision Matrix for API Management Solutions report,” said Jeanine Banks, executive vice president, global products and solutions at Axway. “The recognition is an acknowledgement of the investment we’ve made not just in our API technology but also in helping organizations with their digital journey. Now combined with the Appcelerator Platform and a vast developer ecosystem, this ranking is a testament to our ability to power the digital needs of virtually any company.“
Axway API Management is part of Axway’s flagship portfolio of digital enablement solutions that help organizations unleash all application, device and transaction data to rapidly create amazing digital experiences.
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¹Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting an API Management Solution, 2016-2017, Saurabh Sharma
Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA) empowers more than 11,000 customers worldwide to collaborate smarter, innovate faster and engage better with their partners, developers and customers. From integration technology that securely connects people, processes and things to an engagement platform that enables API management, identity management, mobile app development and analytics, Axway solutions are enabling digital business. Axway is registered in France with headquarters in the United States. More information is available at https://www.axway.com/.
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