OEC Announces API Management Provider
Jan. 28, 2016—OEConnection LLC (OEC) has selected Apigee to provide the API management for MyPriceLink.
OEC’s patent-pending MyPriceLink technology uses a scalable API to provide online, real-time and dynamic pricing on GM collision parts based on timing and local market conditions.
OEC will use the Apigee Edge API management software to provide API security, scale and analytics required for the new service to deliver real-time automotive parts pricing to automotie dealers, collision shops, fleets, independent adjusters and insurance companies throughout the U.S.
“From the beginning, a core element of the OEC mission has been to make it easier for our customers to locate, buy and sell replacement auto parts at competitive prices,” stated Kathy Golden, executive vice president and chief technology officer for OEC. “We started by connecting dealers with other dealers, then dealers to their wholesale customers and consumers. Now, by leveraging our API strategy and Apigee, our technology has advanced to the point where we can help OEMs provide real-time dynamic pricing to the entire vertical market. We believe this is revolutionary for our industry.”