Dash vs. Kong vs. 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 is a scalable, open source API Layer (also known as an API Gateway, or API Middleware). Kong controls layer 4 and 7 traffic and is extended through Plugins, which provide extra functionality and services beyond the core platform.

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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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using Dash?
No Cons submitted yet for Dash
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What are the cons of using Kong?
No Cons submitted yet for Kong
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Pricing

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How much does API Umbrella cost?

Companies

What companies use Dash?
31 companies on StackShare use Dash
What companies use Kong?
56 companies on StackShare use Kong
What companies use API Umbrella?
1 companies on StackShare use API Umbrella

Integrations

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What tools integrate with Kong?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Kong
No integrations listed yet

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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