Red Hat (3scale) Recognized as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management

Evaluation based on completeness of vision and ability to execute

RALEIGH, N.C.--()--Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced Red Hat (3scale) has been named a Leader by Gartner in its April 2018 Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management. Red Hat (3scale) was also placed in the Leaders quadrant of the previous version of the Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management.

Gartner's Magic Quadrants are based on analysis of a vendor's completeness of vision and ability to execute. According to Gartner, “It is impossible to provide the platform for any digital strategy, build ecosystems and run an effective API program, without full life cycle API management.”

3scale API Management is an award-winning platform designed to provide end-to-end application programming interface (API) management capabilities on premise or across public, private or hybrid cloud environments. Red Hat 3scale API Management includes features for security management, access control, rate limits, monetization, and rich developer experience tools, as well as robust API performance analytics and reporting capabilities. API management delivers one of the core elements of an agile integration methodology, alongside distributed integration and containerization, which together represent an innovative and powerful approach to more quickly and easily integrate new applications and services with business data and legacy applications.

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Steven Willmott, senior director and head of API Infrastructure, Red Hat
“The ubiquity of APIs today not only speaks to the power of the technology to unlock critical information spread throughout disparate systems and data, but also their role in shifting the way organizations conduct business in the digital era. We feel that effective API management is necessary for gaining visibility, control, flexibility and scalability over the API environment, and we are proud to have been named a Leader by Gartner in back-to-back Magic Quadrants for Full Life Cycle API Management.”

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Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management, Paolo Malinverno, Mark O’Neill, 30 April 2018.

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Red Hat is positioned in the Leaders quadrant of Gartner's April 2018 Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management.


Red Hat, Inc.
Daniel Thompson, +1 978-589-1059