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Monetize APIs

Realize value from APIs with a flexible, easy-to-use solution.

Generate Revenue From APIs

Generate revenue from APIs

Unlock value from your API programs and increase adoption with API monetization. Enable API providers to expand their business models, scale API programs, and open new opportunities with customers, developers, and partners. And with Apigee’s API platform, monetizing APIs is flexible and easy.

End To End Monetization

End-to-end monetization

Monetize from end to end with capabilities that support the creation of various revenue models, reports, payment gateways, and developer portal integrations. These capabilities help API providers launch fast and gain value from their APIs sooner.

Monetize With A Mix Of Rate Plans

Monetize with a mix of rate plans

API monetization offers a range of rate plans, including pre- and post-paid, fixed, variable, customizable, and freemium. Plus, Apigee’s API monetization makes it easy to switch between rate plans or offer a combination of plans.

Out Of The Box Reporting

Rich, out-of-the-box reporting

Deliver detailed reports on API traffic based on developer consumption, including adjustments and credits. Apigee’s API monetization also provides billing capabilities for taxes, international support, and the ability to generate bills.

API monetization features

Billing facilities

Create billing documents with applicable taxes for the use of API products, and share them with developers.

Rate plans

Create a variety of rate plans that charge developers or revenue-sharing configurations for the use of APIs. Rate plans and configurations can be bundled into API products.

Management UI and API

Configure and control your monetization environment with a management UI and API. The UI is integrated into the Apigee Edge management UI, enabling function control from the UI.

Detailed reporting

Receive summaries or detailed reports on traffic for API products that developers have purchased.

Monetization was a key selling point of Apigee for us; being able to get started with Apigee, sign up, break out our APIs into set packages and have developers come in and purchase — it’s been a great tool for us.

— Mark Iannelli, Sr. Technical Account Manager, AccuWeather

API Monetization pricing

API Monetization is available for Apigee customers. For more information, contact sales.

Additional resources


            Gartner Report

Gartner Magic Quadrant: Full Life Cycle API Management


            Product demo

Product demo: see how the Apigee API management platform works


            The API Product Mindset

The API Product Mindset

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