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Kong vs Tyk API Management Platform

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Overview

Summary

Kong is an open-source API management software that will help you create new business scopes, new revenue streams and generate traffic by expanding partner network. If you run an enormous number of APIs and need dedicated 24/7 support, then this software is apt for you. The software is embedded in Nginx and it provides a powerful proxying performance. The tool has boosted the API gateway with necessary functionalities for multiple uses. The software plugin system is open and it is possible to write your own custom plugins. Its high customization feature will give you complete control over the architecture. ..read more

Tyk is an API Management Platform with an API Gateway, API Analytics, Developer Portal, and API Management Dashboard. The software offers Cloud Services and can install software On-Premises. Manage keys, sign up, and enroll using API Developer Portal. Records detailed analytics, track upstream latency of the used API. Developers, Small, Medium, and Large companies make use of the software. ..read more

Features

API Design

API Lifecycle Management

Access Control

Analytics

Dashboard

Developer Portal

Testing Management

Threat Protection

Traffic Control

Version Control

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Access Monitoring

24/7 (Live rep)

Business Hours

Online

Contact Number/Address

San Francisco, California

London, United Kingdom - EC2A 3PB / +44 20 3409 1911

API

Deployment

SaaS/Web/Cloud

Mobile - Android

Mobile - iOS

Mobile - Windows

Mobile - BlackBerry

Installed - Windows

Installed - Mac

Customers

Individuals

Freelancers

Large Enterprises

Medium Business

Small Business

Pricing

Pricing Model

Free Trial

Freemium

One-time license

Open-source

Subscription

Quotation Based

Plans

Kong
Custom

Features

  • Authentication
  • Traffic Control
  • Analytics
  • Transformations
  • Logging
  • Serverless
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PoC
Free

Cloud : Free

Multi-Cloud : 30 days free trial

Features

  • API calls per day : 1000
  • Requests per second : 10
  • Rolling Analytics : 7 Days
  • Developer accounts : 50
  • Helpdesk support (Multi-cloud : 14-day free trial)

Add-ons

  • Plus 1000000 API Calls Per Day - $300
  • Plus 10000000 API Calls Per Day - $1500
  • Plus 1000 Developer Accounts - $300
  • Plus 500 RPS - $75
  • Plus 1 Additional Gateway - $75 Only on Multi Cloud
  • Plus 30 Days Rolling Analytics - $75
  • Plus 24/7/365 SLA - contact the vendor
  • GW Locations(Multi-Cloud) - contact the vendor
Pro
$150 /Month

Cloud :

  • $150 per Month billed Monthly
  • $1500 per Year billed Annually

Multi-Cloud

  • $450 per Month billed Monthly
  • $4500 per Year billed Annually

Features

  • API calls per day : 50000
  • Requests per second : 100
  • Rolling Analytics : 7 Days
  • Developer accounts : 500
  • Helpdesk support
  • Includes features of Add-ons
Pro plus
$300 /Month

Cloud :

  • $300 per Month billed Monthly
  • $3000 per Year billed Annually

Multi-Cloud :

  • $600 per Month billed Monthly
  • $6000 per Year billed Annually

Features

  • API calls per day : 1000000
  • Requests per second : 500
  • Rolling Analytics : 30 Days
  • Developer accounts : 2000
  • Helpdesk Support
  • Vanity URL
  • HTTPS Certificates
  • Includes features of Add-ons
Enterprise
Custom

The software offers Enterprise pricing plan on basis of request.

Contact the vendor to get the latest pricing detail.

Developer (On-Premise)
Free

Manage a single Gateway node with Tyk Pro Free Edition

Features

  • Gateway nodes : 1
  • API Calls per Day : Unlimited
  • Requests per second : Unlimited
  • Rolling analytics : Unlimited
  • Developer account : Unlimited
  • Vanity URL
  • HTTPS certificates
  • 24/7 - 1hr Response SLA (Available as Add-on)
Pro-Single (On-Premise)
$3000 /Year

Ready for production, with dedicated helpdesk support, patch notifications and commercial EULA

Features

  • Includes features of Developer plan, plus
  • Helpdesk support
  • Commercial use
Pro-High Availability (On-Premise)
$9000 /Year

Scale to 2 gateway nodes per environment, providing added capacity and resilience

Features

  • Gateway nodes : 2
  • Includes features of Pro-Single plan, plus
  • High Availability and Robust
Pro Unlimited (On-Premise)
Custom

Unlimited scale per environment, providing added capacity and resilience, ideal for containers and auto-scaling

Features

  • Gateway nodes : Unlimited
  • Includes features of Pro-High Availability plan, plus
  • Handle high volume traffic
  • Multiple organizations/Multi tennant

Contact the vendor to get the latest pricing detail.

Multi-Data centre Enterprise (On-Premise)
Custom

Manage clusters of Tyk Gateways across multiple data centres and regions from a single dashboard

Features

  • Includes features of Pro Unlimited plan, plus
  • Multiple data centres
  • Do you need global deployments

Contact the vendor to get the latest pricing detail.

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INTEGRATIONS

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