The quickest way to satisfy a business requirement using your company’s information assets is a modern-day Application Programming Interface (API). APIs have become a primary customer interface for technology-driven products and services, and a key channel for driving revenue and user engagement. In the API economy, long-standing systems and applications can create extraordinary value to drive quick response, provided you know how to unlock them and connect them to the digital world.
In today’s mobile world, consumers expect instant access to information and services – if they don’t get it, they move on. Those companies that want to retain their existing customers – and attract new ones – must find a way to fast track their consumer-facing service project. In this paper learn how OpenLegacy, the industry’s first open-standards integration platform helps companies rapidly generate business value by extending and connecting traditional IT assets with mobile, web and cloud solutions through the use of open source APIs reducing the project timelines to DAYs instead of months.
IT professionals often blame their inability to support evolving business needs on the limitations inherent in legacy systems – but “technical difficulties” can no longer be used as an excuse for lack of innovation.
Information Technology has progressed so far that now mainframes and legacy data sources can co-exist harmoniously with next-gen solutions. Here are key elements any strategy needs in order to be successful.