Akana Platform Wins API Management Award at API World 2016

Akana Platform Continues Its Award Winning Leadership

API WORLD - SAN JOSE, Calif. – September 13, 2016 – Akana, a leading provider of API Management, API security, and Microservices solutions, announced today that its platform has won the API World 2016 Award for API Management. The award recognizes Akana’s leadership in the API management category. Akana won the award through a vote by API World’s advisory board, which is comprised of industry leaders.

“We are incredibly fortunate to be recognized by the API World community for the second year in a row,” said Roberto Medrano, Executive Vice President of Akana. “As a category leader, our platform sets the standard for making all things API easier to create, manage, use and share.”

The Akana Platform provides an end-to-end API Management solution for designing, implementing, securing, managing, monitoring and publishing APIs. It is available as a SaaS platform, on-premises and as a hybrid deployment. It now includes: A single new intuitive UI/UX, graphical API designer, enhanced orchestration capabilities with parallel processing, self-service tenant provisioning and monitoring and global deployment management.

The Akana API Management platform has become the go-to solution for many in the banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) and healthcare and life sciences sectors. Today, it’s easy to sign up for a free 30 day trial of the new SaaS Akana platform Version 8.

“API World celebrates the amazing advances in the API space. The tech world is recognizing that every company and every app needs an API. Akana’s platform is a great example of technologies that are moving the API ecosystem and the tech industry forward,” said Geoff Domoracki, founder of API World.

API World + Integrate 2016 Conference & Expo is being held from September 12 to 14 at the San Jose Convention Center. It is the world’s largest technology conference, expo, and social network that is 100% focused on integrating technologies together. It includes 300 speakers, 75 exhibitors, and 4,000 attendees The vision of API World + Integrate is that data, API’s, infrastructure, and IT products will see themselves as components of a single interconnected technology platform.

Akana executives are presenting two sessions at API World:

Eat Your Microservices Elephant One Bite at a Time
Presented by Ian Goldsmith, Vice President, Product Management
Wednesday, September 14, 9:20 AM

Why Microservices Need API Management
Presented by Laura Heritage, Director of API Management
Wednesday, September 14, 1:00 PM

Onsite media contact: pressroom@akana.com

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