Analyst paper

IDG Research QuickPulse: APIs and the need for agile integration


Organizations rely on software to deliver new services and efficiencies, and integration is essential to providing competitive differentiation. With the growth of application programming interface (API)-based applications, DevOps, containers, and microservices, reliance on legacy enterprise service buses (ESBs) is no longer sufficient. To be successful digitally, companies need an agile integration approach that relies on the foundational capabilities of distributed integrations, APIs, and containers.