Current rapid technological development has pushed society to catch up with the speed of transformation in the digital era. People are getting used to this transformation and eventually have certain expectations for the services or products they will use. People who are also the customers are the most critical factor in the business process. Therefore, companies must take the right action to fulfill the customer experience expectations that are getting higher due to the transformation.

Many business processes are moving from web to application to get faster and easier access. Companies implementing the use of the application in their business strategy must consider how many related channels can communicate well and give the best customer experience. Companies must be able to securely collect, analyze, and manage the data on time to provide the best customer experience all over the linked channel. One of the best ways to do that is by implementing API management solution. Below are the 3 significant benefits from API management in improving the customer experience:

1.      Data security

With the API management solution, companies can secure the linked channel and customer data more against any cyber threats and breaches. To ensure the security, the API management solution will apply multifactor authentication through a standardized API management system with the external identity provider system. Moreover, the API management solution will perform speed limitations to prevent traffic spikes and service degradation that cybercriminals can cause. Hence, customers can feel safe and secure in using the provided application and have a good customer experience while using the application with a fast response and connectivity.

2.      Complexity simplified

Along with technological development, the technology’s internal system and the channel’s interface are also changing. The complexity of these changes can be simplified and handled quickly and efficiently by implementing an API management system. Therefore, customers do not need to be bothered and confused if there are any changes in the application system.

Besides, the API management solution also offers an Anypoint Platform feature, an integrated platform that connects the application, data, and device on-premises and in the cloud with an API-led approach. With this platform, companies provide an intuitive, personal, and efficient customer experience that improves customer satisfaction.

3.      API Analytics

Analyzing data from various channels can help companies better understand customer behavior and improve customer experience. The API Analytics allows companies to monitor customer activity through historical data, transaction logs, and other metrics. Companies can also use API  Analytics to observe how their consumers use the available application devices and adjust their digital strategy by analyzing this data. The results of this data analysis can be used by companies to improve application performance and achieve a better customer experience.

 

In business, customer experience represents a vital role used to measure a company’s success. Therefore, a company needs to develop and manage application services that utilize an API system. Companies can offer competitive services while benefiting from extra security, effective control, and API data analysis with one API Management solution for all channels. API Management enables companies to respond quickly, anticipate consumer demands, and give a good customer experience.

PhinCon is a subsidiary of Phintraco Group, an IT Consulting company, offering the API Management solution for companies that want to grow and achieve the best customer experience.

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References:

https://www.mulesoft.com/resources/api/customer-experience-transformation

https://internetofthingsagenda.techtarget.com/blog/IoT-Agenda/Transform-IoT-customer-experiences-through-API-management