Kong vs. Runscope vs. Apigility

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Description

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 Runscope?

Keep tabs on all aspects of your API's performance with uptime monitoring, integration testing, logging and real-time monitoring.

What is Apigility?

An API-based architecture is essential to agile delivery of mobile applications. Apigility provides JSON representations that can be parsed and used in any mobile framework; write for the web or native applications simultaneously!

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Apigility?
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Cons

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

How much does Kong cost?
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Companies

What companies use Kong?
54 companies on StackShare use Kong
What companies use Runscope?
46 companies on StackShare use Runscope
What companies use Apigility?
5 companies on StackShare use Apigility

Integrations

What tools integrate with Kong?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Kong
What tools integrate with Runscope?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Runscope
What tools integrate with Apigility?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Apigility

What are some alternatives to Kong, Runscope, and Apigility?

  • Istio - Open platform to connect, manage, and secure microservices, by Google, IBM, and Lyft
  • linkerd - Twitter-Style Operability for Microservices
  • seneca - A Micro-Services toolkit for Node.js
  • Micro - A microservice toolkit

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