AbacusConsulting has signed an agreement with Apigee to become the reseller partner for the Apigee API management platform. Arrangement will allow Pakistani digital and FinTech firms to expose themselves to outer-world through APIs.
In simpler words, with such an API engine in place companies like Daraz for instance will be able to expose their data (listing, prices, specs etc) through APIs and anyone who would want to consume this data — such as affiliate marketers, payment processors etc — will be able to intelligently grab only required data instead of scrapping entire website
Through this agreement, Abacus and Apigee will deliver an intelligent API platform to help organizations accelerate the pace of digital business, which will help in creating a connected digital experience for customers, partners and employees.
In addition to this, the Apigee API platform will enable businesses to securely share data and services across myriad tdevices and channels.
The signing ceremony was held in Karachi where Mr. Saad Syed, Sales Director MEA for Apigee and Mr. Shoaib Khan, VP AbacusConsulting were present.
Mr. Saad Syed, Sales Director MEA for Apigee (L) and Mr. Shoaib Khan, VP AbacusConsulting (R)
The synergy created through this partnership is poised to set benchmarks of excellence in the industry and by enabling complex API deployments to be achieved through a simpler, faster, and more effective process.
Mr. Abbas Ali Khan – MD AbacusConsulting said:
‘We welcome this new alliance and look forward to working with Apigee. We believe that through this partnership we will be able to unlock innovation and deploy digital business models with our customers.’
Mr. Saad Syed – Sales Director MEA Apigee said:
APIs are already used as the currency for data exchange within and between organizations. Many organizations are now investigating the value of intelligent API management to help securely deliver and manage the APIs that power mobile applications and other digital initiatives. To assist these organizations within the country, Apigee is proud to partner with AbacusConsulting.’
Apigee’s flagship product Apigee Edge provides a solution that addresses the entire digital value chain, from the backend systems of record through the customer who interacts with an app or digital experience delivered by an API-powered mobile app or a connected device.