Amazon API Gateway vs Swagger Codegen

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Amazon API Gateway vs Swagger Codegen: What are the differences?

What is Amazon API Gateway? Create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale. 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 Swagger Codegen? *Generate API clients or server stubs for REST API *. It is an open source project which allows generation of API client libraries (SDK generation), server stubs, and documentation automatically from an OpenAPI Specification.

Amazon API Gateway and Swagger Codegen belong to "API Tools" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Amazon API Gateway are:

  • Build, Deploy and Manage APIs
  • Resiliency
  • API Lifecycle Management

On the other hand, Swagger Codegen provides the following key features:

  • Generate client SDKs in over 40 different languages for end developers to easily integrate with your API
  • Always updated with the latest and greatest changes in the programming world
  • Remove tedious plumbing and configuration by generating boilerplate server code in over 20 different languages

Swagger Codegen is an open source tool with 10.1K GitHub stars and 4.75K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Swagger Codegen's open source repository on GitHub.

According to the StackShare community, Amazon API Gateway has a broader approval, being mentioned in 248 company stacks & 270 developers stacks; compared to Swagger Codegen, which is listed in 19 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.

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    Websockets
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    Serverless
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    SDK Generation

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Cons of Amazon API Gateway
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  • 1
    Less expensive
  • 1
    No websocket broadcast
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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 Swagger Codegen?

    It is an open source project which allows generation of API client libraries (SDK generation), server stubs, and documentation automatically from an OpenAPI Specification.

    Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

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    Azure API Management
    Today's innovative enterprises are adopting API architectures to accelerate growth. Streamline your work across hybrid and multi-cloud environments with a single place for managing all your APIs.
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