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According to Gartner API Management and SOA Governance are converging into a consolidated space called Application Services Governance.
Application Services Governance provides the tools to help you make sure that you deliver APIs and SOA together to drive your company to meet its business strategy more quickly, more completely, or more effectively.
The diagram below shows how API Management relates to SOA Governance. As you can see SOA Governance includes lifecycle governance and run-time management, API Management adds community management and leverages a lot of the run-time capabilities and some of the lifecycle capabilities of SOA Governance.
We can’t take credit for this diagram, it is loosely based on work from Gartner. We have intentionally simplified the original concept, and as such take the blame for any inaccuracy or imprecision.
SOA Software’s Application Services Governance solution helps you better respond to the changing business environment, bringing new products to market faster, and allowing IT to better align with business requirements with:
Do more with less and build APIs and services more quickly and at much lower cost using Application Services Governance to:
Let SOA Software help you sleep better at night. Application Services Governance can help you manage the delicate balance between delivering valuable capabilities to the market and protecting sensitive data, and between preparing for success and collapsing under the weight of it.
Keep the engine of business running smoothly. Use Application Service Governance to make sure that you understand the implications of any changes you plan, and to quickly identify the cause of operational problems.