Should you Build or Buy an API Catalog - digitalML

Should you Build or Buy an API Catalog

Should you Build or Buy an API Catalog

With an exponential growth of APIs (plus Services, Events, and Messages) to support digital responsiveness and competitive advantage, enterprises are realizing they need an API catalog. At the highest level: one place to capture, discover, reuse, manage, and govern from. But do you need a simple catalog, or one that supports your digital maturity over time? And, should you be building it in house, or looking to purchase tooling?

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This guide will teach you the answer to both questions. You’ll also learn:

  • Why all API catalogs are not created equal
  • Key criteria for making your build vs buy decision (time, architect and developer resource, cost)
  • Examples of how large enterprises are using their catalogs
  • ignite’s advanced holistic catalog feature set

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Upcoming Webinar: How a connected catalog is helping large enterprises meet the evolution of an API strategy

Join us for a 30 minute conversation with digitalML’s CEO, Jeremy Sindall and CTO, Sayee Bapatla as they have a conversation around the vision of large enterprises, the path to get there, where connected catalogs vs dev portals and marketplaces fit in, and examples from leaders on what frameworks they’re building.

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