Dash vs. Kong vs. API Umbrella

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Dash

Kong

API Umbrella

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Description

What is Dash?

Dash is an API Documentation Browser and Code Snippet Manager. Dash stores snippets of code and instantly searches offline documentation sets for 150+ APIs. You can even generate your own docsets or request docsets to be included.

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 API Umbrella?

API Umbrella is a proxy that sits in front of your APIs. It can seamlessly add common functionality like api keys, rate limiting, and analytics to any API.

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20 Companies Using Dash
33 Companies Using Kong
1 Companies Using API Umbrella

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What are some alternatives to Dash, Kong, and API Umbrella?

  • DevDocs - Open source API documentation browser with instant fuzzy search, offline mode, keyboard shortcuts, and more
  • Zest -  FOSS Docs Browser with DevDocs and Stack Overflow. Find what you need without Internet access.
  • Devhints - TL;DR for developer documentation
  • AnyAPI - Documentation and Test Consoles for Over 150 Public APIs

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