Data-driven APIs is the fuel that powers the new digital businesses today. Developer Portals/ API Portals are the essential part of any successful API based digital transformation strategy. In a recent study by PwC involving developers and tech decision-makers, more than 57% of large companies rely on the use APIs to innovate, offer new products and collaborate with partners. This indicates that APIs are not just technology necessities but also enablers of new digital businesses to grow their value offer.
The report also identifies the key indicators for developers to use your APIs include performance, ease of use, security, support and an active community. Lack of documentation, complicated onboarding, or insufficient support were also identified as factors for APIs not being consumed by developers. It is safe to say Developer Experience is vital for the success of any API strategy.
This white paper offers deeper insights, strategies and best practices to deliver best-in-class Developer Experience!