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Description

What is Postman?

Postman lets you create complex requests, go back in time and view results in a beautiful way.

What is Charles?

Charles is a web proxy (HTTP Proxy / HTTP Monitor) that runs on your own computer. Your web browser (or any other Internet application) is then configured to access the Internet through Charles, and Charles is then able to record and display for you all of the data that is sent and received.

What is APItools?

APItools is a service for developers to test and debug API traffic, troubleshoot, etc. and for devops to monitor API traffic. Available in the cloud and on-premise. Open source. In private beta.

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    Cons

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    What are the cons of using Charles?
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    What are the cons of using APItools?
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    Pricing

    How much does Postman cost?
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    How much does APItools cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use Postman?
    1328 companies on StackShare use Postman
    What companies use Charles?
    13 companies on StackShare use Charles
    What companies use APItools?
    1 companies on StackShare use APItools

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Postman?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Postman
    No integrations listed yet
    What tools integrate with APItools?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with APItools

    What are some alternatives to Postman, Charles, and APItools?

    • Amazon API Gateway - Create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale
    • Paw - The ultimate REST client for Mac
    • Runscope - API Performance Monitoring
    • Insomnia REST Client - The most intuitive cross-platform REST API Client ūüėī

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