The API economy is the latest extension of the digital revolution

March 30, 2016 by Gary Stockton

Mike Myers of Experian

Mike Myers, Experian

There is a revolution going on! We are in the midst of the second phase of the digital revolution and it is being fueled by API’s.

API’s provide the access and mapping that allow access to and integration of the myriad of existing and new data sources available today. They do really helpful things like allow Uber to revolutionize the connection of riders to drivers as well as allow for quick, self-service credit decisions by integrating Experian data within Salesforce.com.


Digital disruptors like Uber have scaled their business to massive size at breakneck speed because they can design, build and deploy solutions quickly. API’s and cloud computing play a central role in all of this. You will hear representatives from Uber share how API’s enabled the flow of Experian data through Salesforce.com enabling them to launch new business models, and enter new markets.

Listen to Mike Myers as he shares a short overview of his Vision 2016 breakout session in this short video.

Don’t miss this innovative Vision 2016 session!    See you there.