Dash vs. Kong vs. JSON Server

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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 JSON Server?

Created with <3 for front-end developers who need a quick back-end for prototyping and mocking.

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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?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Dash?
31 companies on StackShare use Dash
What companies use Kong?
54 companies on StackShare use Kong
What companies use JSON Server?
3 companies on StackShare use JSON Server

Integrations

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What tools integrate with Kong?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Kong
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What are some alternatives to Dash, Kong, and JSON Server?

  • 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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