Amazon API Gateway vs. Kong vs. Paw

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Description

What is 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.

What is Kong?

Kong was created to secure, manage and extend Microservices & APIs. Kong is powered by the battle-tested tech of NGINX and Cassandra with a focus on scalability, high performance & reliability. Kong runs in production at Mashape handling billions of requests to over ten thousand APIs.

What is Paw?

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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Companies

123 Companies Using Amazon API Gateway
33 Companies Using Kong
12 Companies Using Paw

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What are some alternatives to Amazon API Gateway, Kong, and Paw?

  • Postman - Postman is the most efficient way to test, develop and document APIs. Now available on Mac too!
  • Runscope - API Performance Monitoring
  • Insomnia REST Client - The most intuitive cross-platform REST API Client 😴
  • RAML - RESTful API Modeling Language (RAML) makes it easy to manage the whole API lifecycle from design to sharing

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