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Research and Markets: APIs and Mash-ups: Secrets of the App Economy

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/z92l9p/apis_and) has announced the addition of the "APIs and Mash-ups: Secrets of the App Economy" report to their offering.

This report takes a close look at how APIs and app mash-ups create new business opportunities for app developers and service providers.

It profiles major API providers and successful mash-ups and analyzes the implications of APIs as a new competitive advantage for companies operating in digital media publishing and distribution, digital communications, and online and mobile commerce.

Key Topics Covered:

1.0 Report Summary

2.0 APIs and Web Services: Functions and Business Models

2.1 APIs for Mobile App Developers

2.1.1 API Types and Their Use in App Development

2.1.2 Mash-ups

2.1.3 APIs for Cloud Services

2.1.4 Network APIs: A Service Provider Perspective

2.1.5 API's Revenue Models

3.0 API Management Platforms and Services

3.1 The Need for API Management

3.2 Major API Management Platforms and Services

3.3 Trends in API Management Industry

4.0 API and Mash-Ups: Case Studies

4.1 API for Digital Content Publishing/Distribution: Spotify

4.2 API for Retail and Commerce: Best Buy

4.3 API for Digital Communications: KaKao Talk

5.0 Market Implications and Recommendations

6.0 Appendix

List Of Figures:

  • Key Entities in API Industry
  • Companies Researched and Briefed for Report
  • Types of APIs
  • Open APIs by Category
  • Open Mash-Ups by Category
  • Leading Cloud API Providers
  • Open Cloud API Initiatives
  • Network APIs and Benefits to Developers
  • Telco's API Initiatives and Strategies
  • API-enabled Business Models
  • API Management Company's Role and Service Categories
  • Major Third-Party API Management Firms
  • Market Positioning of Major 3rd-Party API Management Firms

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/z92l9p/apis_and

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