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How Buggy Are Today's APIs?

API Parasoft, leading provider of API testing solutions, recently conducted a study on API Integrity. The study targeted developers, testers, and managers whose organizations are working on applications that consume public, private & partner APIS. Integrity This infographic highlights some interesting findings from that research... Top impacts of API issues: Over 80% of respondents have stopped using an API because it was » Development delays » Increased support/customer service costs "too buggy" » Time to market delays » Testing delays » Lost business encountered 68% reliability/functionality issues encountered 42% security issues 90% of respondents report that APIS failed to meet encountered their expectations 74% performance issues 22.2% Respondents overwhelming selected "reliability issues" as being the most severe type of API integrity issue Security 61% Reliability 16.7% Performance Top ways to assess the quality of APIS to be consumed: Top threats to API integrity: » An extensive breadth & depth of testing is required to ensure APIS will satisfy expectations » Own test results » Published bug reports » User ratings » Validating end-to-end test scenarios typically requires interacting with dependent systems that are often difficult or access or configure for testing » Testing efforts lack the repeatability and automation critical for continuous testing » Change impacts from evolving APIS are difficult to identify and time-consuming to resolve Learn more at

How Buggy Are Today's APIs?

shared by cynthia_dunlop on Nov 04
With the advent of the API economy, the integrity of the APIs you produce and consume is now more important than ever. As applications grow increasingly interdependent, the security, functionality, an...




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