API Manager – Definition & Overview

What is an API Manager?

An API Manager is a tool that manages and secures API traffic, facilitating the connection between different applications.

Functions of an API Manager

  • API Gateway
  • API Analytics
  • API Security

Benefits of using an API Manager

Using an API Manager can greatly simplify the process of deploying and scaling APIs, while also providing valuable analytics and security features.

For more on APIs, you can read our entry on API (Application Programming Interface).