Postman vs. Amazon API Gateway vs. Kong

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Description

What is Postman?

Postman lets you create complex requests, go back in time and view results in a beautiful way.

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.

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Why do developers choose Postman?
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    Why do developers choose Amazon API Gateway?
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    Why do developers choose Kong?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Postman?
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    What are the cons of using Amazon API Gateway?
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    What are the cons of using Kong?
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    Pricing

    How much does Postman cost?
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    How much does Amazon API Gateway cost?
    Amazon API Gateway Pricing
    How much does Kong cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Postman?
    1330 companies on StackShare use Postman
    What companies use Amazon API Gateway?
    125 companies on StackShare use Amazon API Gateway
    What companies use Kong?
    35 companies on StackShare use Kong

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Postman?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Postman
    What tools integrate with Amazon API Gateway?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with Amazon API Gateway
    What tools integrate with Kong?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Kong

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

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    • Runscope - API Performance Monitoring
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    • RAML - RESTful API Modeling Language (RAML) makes it easy to manage the whole API lifecycle from design to sharing

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