Maturing with Open Source: Cultivating an API Ecosystem for Enterprise Success – UnitedHealth Group

Building a thriving API ecosystem is more than offering a stable and performant gateway solution; it's about the people, processes and practices which contribute to long-term success. Since Kong Summit 2019, our experiment in open source has grown to support over 90% of UnitedHealth Group's RESTful traffic. The path to success within this Fortune 10 healthcare giant has been paved with intriguing challenges, unexpected hazards and valuable lessons. Join this session to learn our roadmap for how to build a thriving API ecosystem, engineered for long term success, with Kong at its core.


Jeremy Justus

Sr. Software Engineer


Ross Sbriscia

Sr. Software Engineer

Optum Technology