API Integration is the connection between two or more applications, via their APIs (Application Programming Interface), that allows systems to exchange data sources.
Benefits of API integration:
Automation and scalability allow businesses to grow since they do not need to start from scratch when creating connected systems and application; Streamlined Visibility/Communication/Reporting; Reduces Errors (according to www.gent.com)
Increases transparency and makes sure all your employees can access data and collate information quickly – eliminates the need for duplicated data processing, uses a single, streamlined interface to control multiple business operations, keep data in sync, enhance productivity and drive revenue. (according to www.bizagi.com)
ASANA – is the leader of Integration Apps with over 150 integrative apps, free, or free trial, subscription per user and/or per month. For example, in Trello App, an app that works with ASANA integrative tools, there are the so called ”Power-Ups”.
Apps and utilities, power-ups made by Trello can be installed as mobile apps on iOS or Android and they are divided into the following categories (asana.com):
Image source: Trello.com (PCC accounts)