The Cloud Leader in Data Quality and Data Communications

About StrikeIron

StrikeIron is the cloud leader with the most mature and reliable Data-as-a-Service (DaaS) platform in the market. We are passionate about innovation in data quality and data communications. We empower businesses by providing access to valid, accurate, and actionable data – when and where they need it. StrikeIron’s cloud services also enable businesses to communicate with consumers in the medium of their choice.

Some of the most well-known software companies in the world, including Oracle, Microsoft, Informatica,, SAP, and SAS/DataFlux, have chosen to partner with StrikeIron to help deliver its vision.

Founded in 2003, StrikeIron is a venture-backed company based in Research Triangle Park, N.C. It was started by Bob Brauer (founder of DataFlux), Richard Holcomb (co-founder of HAHT Software and Q+E Software), and Robert Dale.



StrikeIron Solutions

StrikeIron enables the API Economy with a full portfolio of API Products, the IronCloud® API management platform, and API accelerators. A dominant force in the industry since 2003, StrikeIron’s mission is to help organizations get the most out of their digital assets.


API Products

Our API products can be easily integrated into any application or system. StrikeIron offers a broad API portfolio of proven, powerful data quality and communications solutions. We provide instant access to live, accurate, and actionable data – when and where it’s needed. We also enable businesses to communicate with consumers in the medium of their choice. It’s software-as-a-service delivered in a simple, pay-as-you-go, utility model. Our cloud-based solutions are delivered as web APIs that can be easily integrated into any application or system including web forms, eCommerce shopping carts, and CRM systems.


The IronCloud API Management Platform

Created in 2003, continuous innovation has helped IronCloud develop into the most mature, reliable, scalable, and secure end-to-end API management platform on the market today. Built with a focus on monetization of data, IronCloud’s infrastructure enables companies to take any data source and make it available as a normalized, easy to integrate web API. IronCloud has built-in support for REST, SOAP, XML, and JSON APIs which streamlines integration into mobile devices, web forms, eCommerce shopping carts, CRM systems and other business applications. It also integrates into leading marketing and sales force automation applications such as, Marketo, Oracle CRM On Demand, and Eloqua. Flexible API deployment choices include optional data hosting on the IronCloud infrastructure, deployment publicly via the cloud, or internal deployment with restricted access.


API Accelerators

Grow your business without the risk and worry by partnering with an API expert. StrikeIron’s core competency is API management and monetization using best practices based on 10 years of API development, deployment and delivery. Alone, it can take an organization months or years of internal development to create the technology and establish the infrastructure needed to share and monetize its data. StrikeIron collaborates with organizations to determine monetization strategies for data, accelerate time-to-market, provide value-added services, and take advantage of the API Economy.