Postman vs. Charles vs. Tyk Cloud



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Description

What is Postman?

Postman is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.

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 Tyk Cloud?

Tyk is a lightweight, open source API Gateway and enables you to control who accesses your API, when they access it and how they access it. Tyk will also record detailed analytics on how your users are interacting with your API and when things go wrong.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Postman?
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Why do developers choose Charles?
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Why do developers choose Tyk Cloud?
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Cons

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What are the cons of using Charles?
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Pricing

How much does Postman cost?
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How much does Tyk Cloud cost?
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Companies

What companies use Postman?
1920 companies on StackShare use Postman
What companies use Charles?
15 companies on StackShare use Charles
What companies use Tyk Cloud?
6 companies on StackShare use Tyk Cloud

Integrations

What tools integrate with Postman?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with Postman
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What tools integrate with Tyk Cloud?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Tyk Cloud

What are some alternatives to Postman, Charles, and Tyk Cloud?

  • 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 😴

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