Galileo vs RAML: What are the differences?
Developers describe Galileo as "Analytics Platform for Monitoring, Visualizing and Inspecting API & Microservice Traffic". Galileo is an analytics platform for APIs that includes Realtime Logging, Request Replay, and Diff Comparisons. On the other hand, RAML is detailed as "RESTful API Modeling Language (RAML) makes it easy to manage the whole API lifecycle from design to sharing". RESTful API Modeling Language (RAML) makes it easy to manage the whole API lifecycle from design to sharing. It's concise - you only write what you need to define - and reusable. It is machine readable API design that is actually human friendly.
Galileo and RAML can be primarily classified as "API" tools.
Some of the features offered by Galileo are:
- API analytics
- API monitoring
- API Alerts
On the other hand, RAML provides the following key features:
- Create and pull in namespaced, reusable libraries, containing data types
- Annotations let you add vendor specific functionality without compromising your spec
- Traits and resource Types let you take advantage of code reuse and design patterns