Postman vs. Kong vs. Tyk Cloud

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Description

What is Postman?

Postman lets you create complex requests, go back in time and view results in a beautiful way.

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 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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1297 Companies Using Postman
34 Companies Using Kong
3 Companies Using Tyk Cloud

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

  • Amazon API Gateway - Create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale
  • Runscope - API Performance Monitoring
  • Paw - The ultimate REST client for Mac
  • Insomnia REST Client - The most intuitive cross-platform REST API Client 😴

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Latest News

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