The second quarter of 2019 began with a great milestone for the history of Sensedia: for the first time, the company is recognized as a “Leader” in the Forrester Wave Specialist API Strategy And Delivery Service Providers. Considering a 19 criterion evaluation, Sensedia stood out between the other six vendors included in this assessment, being the only Brazilian company in the report.
According to Forrester: “APIs are critical for digital transformation. Beyond their architectural role in app integration, APIs enable new business strategies, rapid business change, broad ecosystem connectivity, and world-class customer engagement”.
Forrester also highlights some critical points when choosing an API strategy specialist provider, such as: crafting compelling API business strategies and imparting such vision to CxOs, having a deep experience customizing mature, disciplined, agile API programs, and intimately knowing best practices for API design, technologies, and platforms.
As an API pure player, offering services and an API Management Platform, Forrester highlighted Sensedia’s deep skills for API business strategy, API programs, and microservices. Sensedia’s top strengths in this analysis were the API business strategy, maturity assessment, program strategy, design guidance (including a strong focus beyond REST APIs), platform setup, quality and consistency practices, and its innovation roadmap.
Also, Sensedia’s customers expressed very high overall satisfaction and high satisfaction with its capabilities for API governance setup, design guidance, and platform setup. This outcome reinforces Sensedia’s positioning of being a partner to the customers from the API Strategy to Operation all around the world.