Category: Research

Open API Economy: Managing Security and Legal Risks

APIs are everywhere, your people are using them, do you even know which ones? APIs offer great benefits, but they come with security and legal risks. Learn how to mitigate these risks and reap the rewards. Join our info sessions in Vancouver, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Edmonton, Calgary, Toronto and Boston. Check back again for […]

Growth of APIs at Enterprises

Research || || June 30th, 2019

At TeejLab Research we are collecting meta-data from thousands of APIs to better understand their security and legal compliance challenges. Currently, we have more than 20,000 APIs developed by more than 15,000 different vendors belonging to 50 different categories. We have also investigated thousands of Open Source projects to understand the growth of various APIs. […]

Understanding the Value Proposition of Web APIs

Research || || June 30th, 2019

In the beginning (early 70s and 80s) APIs were primarily restricted to the technical domain, where developers would use them to access and/or extend application functionality using low level programmatic libraries. With the advent of the Internet, organizations started realizing the actual business value of APIs through enhanced product functionalities. The exponential growth of mobile, […]

Open Source and API Security

Research || || June 27th, 2019

Open Source Software and Web APIs have become an important part of our digital world. Many Open Source projects provide various business and technical functionalities through APIs. These APIs are usually publicly available through the Web, have added another dimension to cyber security. Besides their obvious benefits of transparency and openness, Open Source solutions face […]

The Role of Artificial Intelligence in API Security

Consumer Services Research || || June 27th, 2019

Security and reliability of software systems and web-driven software services such as Application Programming Interface or simply API are enormously important to our modern economy. APIs in particular are playing an important role in connecting our digital worlds at a massive scale. On the other hand, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the way we live, […]

Data Governance and API Management at Enterprises

Research || || June 27th, 2019

Our enterprise and personal worlds are proliferated with many innovative mobile/cloud/social applications that touch all aspects of our lives, be it in retail, banking, logistics, shopping, media and others. These technological innovations may not have been possible without the availability of vast amounts of data generated by enterprises as well as individuals in their daily […]

TeejLab and University of Northern British Columbia create Center of Excellence on Data Privacy, Security, and Integrity

Research || Tags: , , || June 27th, 2019

TeejLab Inc. and the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) have created a Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Data Privacy & Security that provides thought leadership, best practices, research training in the area of Data Privacy and Security. This will be a unique opportunity for TeejLab and UNBC not only to promote their mutual interest in […]