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StopLight vs Tyk Cloud: What are the differences?

Developers describe StopLight as "Visual API Tooling". Stop writing thousands of lines of specification code. Our intuitive visual editors significantly cut down on design time, and are spec agnostic. Generate OAI (Swagger) and RAML specification code on demand. On the other hand, Tyk Cloud is detailed as "Open Source API Management". 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.

StopLight and Tyk Cloud belong to "API Tools" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by StopLight are:

  • Powerful API modeling tools
  • Robust HTTP request maker
  • One click hosted documentation

On the other hand, Tyk Cloud provides the following key features:

  • API Management Dashboard
  • API Analytics
  • API Developer Portal

"Intuitive UX" is the top reason why over 8 developers like StopLight, while over 5 developers mention "Full featured" as the leading cause for choosing Tyk Cloud.

Tyk Cloud is an open source tool with 4.6K GitHub stars and 616 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Tyk Cloud's open source repository on GitHub.

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What is Stoplight?

Stop writing thousands of lines of specification code. Our intuitive visual editors significantly cut down on design time, and are spec agnostic. Generate OAI (Swagger) and RAML specification code on demand.

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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