IBM API Connect Pricing and License Cost

AITsolution56
AIT Solution Manager at a retailer with 10,001+ employees
The basic appraisal based on the two models is available on their website. The one is PVU-based and the other one is consumption-based. But that is a ballpark figure. Obviously, when you engage with them in a contract, they can negotiate. View full review »
AdemolaOsindero
CEO at Lopworks Limited
API Connect is quite pricey. The developer builds the API and determines what should be put together. However, the business people determine the price. The product plan and pricing needs improvement. It is confusing to the client based on the way a business might put it together. E.g., I have to be able to pick out different APIs, then group them together. I then have to explain to the client if they subscribe to this API product all the services available. Many clients want a variety of price groups based on their API selection. I haven't seen anyone go from on-premise to the cloud. In fact, I am seeing people go from the cloud to on-premise because the costs can quickly grow on the cloud. If you want to small small, start with the cloud. View full review »
reviewer1399425
Team Manager at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
I do not deal directly with the area of budgeting. We are partners with IBM, so maybe we get different pricing. I do not know about standard prices other than that this product can be expensive. We did not need to pay them anything extra for support or add-ons. It may not be the same for clients who are not partners. View full review »
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reviewer1189512
CTO at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
IBM sets the pricing, but it would be a good idea to bring down the pricing by at least 20 to 30 percent. View full review »
reviewer1476825
Core Banking Business Analyst Manager at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
It's an expensive product. View full review »
reviewer1248288
SOA & BP Technical Manager at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
IBM API Connect could be cheaper. We pay for the license yearly. View full review »
Irshad Ahamed
Assistant Manager at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The pricing is too expensive with IBM. Sometimes, we prefer to go with an open source or something more lightweight. View full review »
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