(formerly CA Layer 7 API Portal)
CA API Developer Portal is designed to help enterprises gain maximum value from APIs by establishing a complete, secure platform for developer onboarding, engagement and management. It provides tools to help make it simple to deploy a web-based portal through which developers can learn about and sign up to use enterprise APIs. CA API Developer Portal enables enterprises to speed application deployment by exposing backend systems as APIs to help developers build apps for a range of platforms. And, with capabilities to deploy multiple portals in multiple languages at once, it can help create new revenue streams from existing IT investments and expand your market reach around the world.
CA API Developer Portal can be used to manage external, internal and partner developers. It gives the enterprise simple ways to:
With CA API Developer Portal, your enterprise can help developers to create truly valuable apps by empowering them to:
CA API Developer Portal includes a Revenue Planner, which empowers API publishers to map out the revenue potential of charging developers for using enterprise APIs and then–with a single click–apply that revenue model to a billing system. An API Catalog is also included to provide developers with a complete overview of API resources and plans available (based on granted rights).
Additionally, the CA API Developer Portal makes it possible to:
Lightweight or Integrated Deployment Options
CA API Developer Portal can be deployed on-premises or in the cloud. Basic API policies and lifecycle operations can be controlled from within the CA API Developer Portal itself. More advanced policies can be pulled dynamically from any CA API Gateway. CA API Developer Portal ships with an integrated content management system (CMS), making it simple to customize and apply corporate branding to the portal.
CA API Management SaaS
CA API Management SaaS provides a complete cloud-based solution for API management, including functionality from both CA API Developer Portal and CA API Gateway. This combined solution enables enterprises to: