Open source, Kubernetes-native API Gateway for Microservices built on Envoy

What is Ambassador?

Map services to arbitrary URLs in a single, declarative YAML file. Configure routes with CORS support, circuit breakers, timeouts, and more. Replace your Kubernetes ingress controller. Route gRPC, WebSockets, or HTTP.

Ambassador is a tool in the API Tools category of a tech stack.

Ambassador is an open source tool with 1.83K Github Stars and 254 Github Forks. Here’s a link to Ambassador's open source repository on Github

Who Uses Ambassador?

Ambassador integrates with

Docker, Kubernetes, Istio, gRPC, and Envoy are some of the popular tools that integrate with Ambassador. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Ambassador.

Why people like Ambassador

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Ambassador.



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Ambassador's alternatives

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