Oracle Buys Apiary API Design and Governance Vendor

Oracle has signed an agreement to acquire Apiary, whose APIFlow solution provides the framework and tools for developing application programming interfaces (APIs) that share enterprise services and data and help create modern, cloud-based applications and experiences.

APIFlow spans the API creation lifecycle, including design, governance, testing, and documentation, while supporting API Blueprint and OpenAPI industry standards.

According to Oracle, its existing API Integration Cloud already enables companies to secure, consume, monetize, and analyze APIs. Apiary provides the front-end solution for designing, creating, and governing APIs and the combination will deliver a complete API creation and management platform in the cloud.

The addition of Apiary, says Oracle will help companies comprehensively manage connectivity complexity and API proliferation.

More information about this announcement is available at