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Description

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 Paw?

Paw is a full-featured and beautifully designed Mac app that makes interaction with REST services delightful. Either you are an API maker or consumer, Paw helps you build HTTP requests, inspect the server's response and even generate client code.

What is Runscope?

Keep tabs on all aspects of your API's performance with uptime monitoring, integration testing, logging and real-time monitoring.

Pros

Why do developers choose Kong?
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Why do developers choose Paw?
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Why do developers choose Runscope?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Kong?
    No Cons submitted yet for Kong
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    What are the cons of using Paw?
    No Cons submitted yet for Paw
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    What are the cons of using Runscope?
    No Cons submitted yet for Runscope
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    Pricing

    How much does Kong cost?
    How much does Paw cost?
    How much does Runscope cost?
    Runscope Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Kong?
    34 companies on StackShare use Kong
    What companies use Paw?
    14 companies on StackShare use Paw
    What companies use Runscope?
    35 companies on StackShare use Runscope

    Integrations

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

    What are some alternatives to Kong, Paw, and Runscope?

    • Istio - Open platform to connect, manage, and secure microservices, by Google, IBM, and Lyft
    • seneca - A Micro-Services toolkit for Node.js
    • Micro - A microservice toolkit
    • linkerd - Twitter-Style Operability for Microservices

    See all alternatives to Kong

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