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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 Postman?

It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.

What is Restlet Studio?

Packaged as a Chrome extension and accessible from any modern web browser, Restlet Studio instantly provides to any developer powerful API crafting capabilities. Through an intuitive interface, developers can visually define all the elements of a web API, and automatically generate the client SDK and server skeleton of their API.
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      What are some alternatives to Amazon API Gateway, Postman, and Restlet Studio?
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      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.
      Runscope
      Keep tabs on all aspects of your API's performance with uptime monitoring, integration testing, logging and real-time monitoring.
      RAML
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      Decisions about Amazon API Gateway, Postman, and Restlet Studio
      Noah Zoschke
      Noah Zoschke
      Engineering Manager at Segment · | 29 upvotes · 206.5K views
      atSegmentSegment
      Postman
      Postman
      Markdown
      Markdown
      ReadMe.io
      ReadMe.io
      Swagger UI
      Swagger UI
      #Documentation
      #Api
      #QA

      We just launched the Segment Config API (try it out for yourself here) — a set of public REST APIs that enable you to manage your Segment configuration. A public API is only as good as its #documentation. For the API reference doc we are using Postman.

      Postman is an “API development environment”. You download the desktop app, and build API requests by URL and payload. Over time you can build up a set of requests and organize them into a “Postman Collection”. You can generalize a collection with “collection variables”. This allows you to parameterize things like username, password and workspace_name so a user can fill their own values in before making an API call. This makes it possible to use Postman for one-off API tasks instead of writing code.

      Then you can add Markdown content to the entire collection, a folder of related methods, and/or every API method to explain how the APIs work. You can publish a collection and easily share it with a URL.

      This turns Postman from a personal #API utility to full-blown public interactive API documentation. The result is a great looking web page with all the API calls, docs and sample requests and responses in one place. Check out the results here.

      Postman’s powers don’t end here. You can automate Postman with “test scripts” and have it periodically run a collection scripts as “monitors”. We now have #QA around all the APIs in public docs to make sure they are always correct

      Along the way we tried other techniques for documenting APIs like ReadMe.io or Swagger UI. These required a lot of effort to customize.

      Writing and maintaining a Postman collection takes some work, but the resulting documentation site, interactivity and API testing tools are well worth it.

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      Jagdeep Singh
      Jagdeep Singh
      Tech Lead at ucreate.it · | 7 upvotes · 17.1K views
      atucreateucreate
      Postman
      Postman

      I use Postman because of the ease of team-management, using workspaces and teams, runner, collections, environment variables, test-scripts (post execution), variable management (pre and post execution), folders (inside collections, for better management of APIs), newman, easy-ci-integration (and probably a few more things that I am not able to recall right now).

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      Nicholas Rogoff
      Nicholas Rogoff
      at Avanade UK Ltd. · | 7 upvotes · 103K views
      atNHS Digital (NHS.UK)NHS Digital (NHS.UK)
      .NET Core
      .NET Core
      C#
      C#
      Microsoft SQL Server
      Microsoft SQL Server