Profiting in the API Economy -- Opening Statement

Posted September 25, 2013 in Cutter Business Technology Journal

If anything can be said for sure, it is that the time of the API economy is now, and an interesting time it is. The potential benefits are many, and there are plenty of success stories out there. However, which of those benefits are achievable by specific companies and in what ways remains unclear. This issue of Cutter IT Journal explores these topics and aims to help companies answer the question of how the various benefits offered by the API economy can be unlocked.

About The Author
Giancarlo Succi
Giancarlo Succi is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium's Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence practice. He has consulted with private and public organizations worldwide in the areas of Agile methods, software quality (measurements), software system architecting, design, development, IT strategy, and training for software personnel. Dr. Succi is a tenure Professor at the Free University of Bolzano-Bozen (Italy), where he… Read More
Tadas Remencius
Tadas Remencius is a Researcher at the Free University of Bolzano-Bozen. His research interests include Web APIs, empirical software engineering, software and team metrics, teamwork in software development, data visualization and interpretation, and experience management. Mr. Remencius holds a master's degree in computer science from Vilnius University (Lithuania). He can be reached at
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