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Layer 7 API Proxy

Secure and manage Web APIs and facilitate a strong third-party developer community

Secure and manage Web APIs and facilitate a strong third-party developer community

 

The proliferation of mobile devices and social Web sites is presenting enterprises and service providers with new opportunities for monetizing their applications, services and data. Exposing information assets to third-party developers as APIs represents the quickest, easiest and most cost-effective way to take advantage of these emerging opportunities.

To get maximum value from its Web and mobile APIs, an enterprise must be able to:

  • Secure and manage these publicly exposed information assets
  • Create a strong third-party developer community that fosters innovation, expands market reach and increases customer retention

The Layer 7 API Proxy delivers a comprehensive API management solution including:

  • Enterprise-strength security, access control and threat protection features
  • Developer management and community-building functionality
  • API lifecycle capabilities that streamline the migration, upgrade and publication of APIs