Uber, Airbnb, WhatsApp, and Instagram exemplify modern business success – forerunners of the sharing economy, digital disruption and $1B+ valuations with teams of fewer than 60. But how did they do it?
But the reality is these companies succeeded because of their approach. They chose to compose applications and leverage APIs rather than writing code from scratch for every part of their offering.
The key to enterprise-level API creation is leveraging an API integration platform. To understand why, it’s important to know the history of integration and how APIs are transforming the landscape.