Digital banking powered by an API-led architecture

API-led architecture

As mentioned in my first post in this blog series, one of the 10 largest banks in the world found itself burdened with a complex, tightly coupled technology environment, leading to operational inefficiencies, a risk of missing out on new sources of revenue, and losing market share to its competitors.

The bank needed a solution that would enable innovation, increase the speed of project delivery, and improve the quality and performance of IT operations.

What is reuse? Understanding return on integration assets (ROIA)

What is reuse

The CIO’s role is becoming more business-focused. As such, CIOs need to think more in terms of dollars and tangible business impact than ever before. MuleSoft experts recently published a framework to help IT leaders articulate the value of integration. In this blog series, we’ll go further into a significant integration value driver: the reusability of integration assets. Or, simply, reuse.

What is an integration asset?

Intro to API Community Manager

API Community Manager

Because APIs make digital assets easy to reuse and deliver, APIs power virtually every digital experience. Even more important are the developers who create, connect, and translate APIs into digital experiences. Yet the experience provided to these developers is often just a static website with technical documentation about your APIs

Leaders in the API economy see developers as one of the most pivotal actors in their value chain. In the digital platform business model,

Modern supply chain management

global digital supply chain

Digital disruption is having a profound effect on every industry, but the changes are perhaps most striking in industries like manufacturing, transportation logistics, and retail. Companies must be able to deliver new products and experiences, quickly adjust to changes in the marketplace, make business processes smooth and invisible to the end-consumer and, most importantly, be agile. Customers simply won’t tolerate delays because of a supply chain issue,

Building a unified banking platform — an architecture overhaul with MuleSoft

global bank concept

With the world becoming increasingly digital and customer preferences radically changing, one global top-tier bank found itself handicapped by its complex technology landscape. 

Meet the top MuleSoft community contributors (June ‘19)

MuleSoft Community

June, just like May, was an exceptional month for the MuleSoft Community: more than 1,800 developers and architects met at 28 Meetups across 11 countries – an absolute record. MuleSoft CONNECT in San Francisco was also a great opportunity to meet put faces on familiar names and hold an exceptional Meetup.

HRM integration: Market analysis and insights

integrate HR endpoints

The HR tech market is projected to reach $30B by 2025. In addition to leading vendors like Workday, Oracle PeopleSoft, ServiceNow, and Coupa, there is a rapid increase in the number of vendors that specialize in HR automation, recruiting, payroll, benefits, people analytics, and more. 

Developers in the API ecosystem: a discussion with Caroline Lewko of WIP

developer ecosystem concept

One of the most important parts of an organization’s API ecosystem is the community of developers who build applications that consume its APIs. The success of an API strategy often depends on understanding the target audience of developers for your APIs, identifying their different sub-groups, and then consciously growing the community. 

HR automation: Technology for employee experience

hr-automation-employee-engagement

Employee engagement has a significant impact on a company’s performance. MIT research shows that companies with top-quartile employee experience achieve twice the innovation, double customer satisfaction ratings, and 25% higher profits than organizations with bottom-quartile employee experience. 

Top 5 CIO highlights from MuleSoft CONNECT San Francisco 2019

Former McDonald's CIO Frank Liberio at MuleSoft CONNECT

MuleSoft CONNECT San Francisco wrapped last week and was a huge success with 31 speakers and over 1,000 attendees. Topics ranged from how technology makes innovation more democratic to the impacts of digital transformation on both employees and customers.