- Author: IBM
- Date of last update: 09/26/2019
IBM API Connect is a comprehensive end-to-end API lifecycle solution that enables the automated creation of APIs, simple discovery of systems of records, self-service access for internal and third party developers and built-in security and governance. Using automated, model-driven tools, create new APIs and microservices based on Node.js and Java runtimes—all managed from a single unified console. Ensure secure & controlled access to the APIs using a rich set of enforced policies. Drive innovation and engage with the developer community through the self-service developer portal. IBM API Connect provides streamlined control across the API lifecycle and also enables businesses to gain deep insights around API consumption from its built-in analytics.
Securely unlock existing IT assets
Rapidly generate Swagger compliant APIs from backend datasources. Iteratively design and test APIs thereby shortening development cycles.
Graphical API assembly
Graphically assemble the API invocation flow and apply policies that need to be enforced for secure controlled access.
Community & Subscription management
Create developer communities to publish and share APIs and engage with them through a self-service portal. Also manage the subscriptions of the API to ensure easy consumption.
Gain insights about API consumption
Built-in analytics and customized dashboards empower businesses to make informed decisions.