Defining the Organizational API Maturity Model

We live in an API economy, where the physical world and the virtual world merge and everything is connected digitally. Application programming interfaces (APIs) makes the integration easier. To ensure a best-of-breed API foundation, organizations must examine their current API capability and establish an API maturity road map.

Enterprise architects and CXOs look at API maturity; it is viewed at the organizational level and applies to the golden triangle by balancing the three elements — people, process, and technology (PPT framework).

Organizations need to choose an API maturity model that works for their business. The model stated in this paper could be the base version needed. The model and the metrics of progress to the required level must be arrived at collaboratively with leaders and other stakeholders in the organization. Download and read more about the API maturity model in this whitepaper.