Dash vs. Kong vs. Shields.io

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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 was created to secure, manage and extend Microservices & APIs. Kong is powered by the battle-tested tech of NGINX and Cassandra with a focus on scalability, high performance & reliability. Kong runs in production at Mashape handling billions of requests to over ten thousand APIs.

What is Shields.io?

Legible & concise status badges for third-party codebase services.

Pros

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Why do developers choose Kong?
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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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What are the cons of using Shields.io?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Dash?
20 companies on StackShare use Dash
What companies use Kong?
35 companies on StackShare use Kong
What companies use Shields.io?
4 companies on StackShare use Shields.io

Integrations

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

What are some alternatives to Dash, Kong, and Shields.io?

  • 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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Latest News

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