API Patterns for Cloud and Mobile Computing
Increasingly, the primary digital mode of engagement between businesses and their customers, partners, and even employees is through apps. To deliver services via apps, most businesses develop application programming interfaces (APIs) that support machine-to-machine interactions over the Internet.
It’s only now that enterprises are learning best practices for running and securing APIs. It’s not enough to offer an API; it needs to be reliable, scalable, and secure.
An API gateway solution maintains security and manages volume and complexity as you expose enterprise applications via mobility. The gateway manages perimeter defense by scanning messages for malicious content.
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