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Open source, Kubernetes-native API Gateway for Microservices built on Envoy
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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 2.4K GitHub stars and 357 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Ambassador's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Ambassador?

7 companies reportedly use Ambassador in their tech stacks, including Onefootball, Handshake, and Zephyr.

13 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Ambassador.

Ambassador Integrations

Docker, Kubernetes, gRPC, Istio, 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 developers like Ambassador?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Ambassador
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Ambassador Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Ambassador?
Consul is a tool for service discovery and configuration. Consul is distributed, highly available, and extremely scalable.
It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
Amazon API Gateway
Amazon API Gateway handles all the tasks involved in accepting and processing up to hundreds of thousands of concurrent API calls, including traffic management, authorization and access control, monitoring, and API version management.
Insomnia REST Client
Insomnia is a powerful REST API Client with cookie management, environment variables, code generation, and authentication for Mac, Window, and Linux.
Paw is a full-featured and beautifully designed Mac app that makes interaction with REST services delightful. Either you are an API maker or consumer, Paw helps you build HTTP requests, inspect the server's response and even generate client code.
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Ambassador's Followers
24 developers follow Ambassador to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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