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We performed a comparison between Kong Enterprise and RapidAPI based on real PeerSpot user reviews.

Find out in this report how the two API Management solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.

To learn more, read our detailed Kong Enterprise vs. RapidAPI report (Updated: September 2022).
632,779 professionals have used our research since 2012.
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  • "The licensing fees are paid yearly."
  • "The price is really reasonable compared to that of alternative solutions."
  • "There are many factors that influence the price of Kong Enterprise, such as scale, licenses, and usage."
  • "I don't have any information on licensing costs currently."
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    Top Answer:The Mulesoft Anypoint API Manager was designed with its users in mind. Though it is a reasonably complex piece of software, it is easy to install and upgrade. While there are different things that one… more »
    Top Answer:Good at intercepting traffic and modeling APIs around that.
    Top Answer:Kong has a huge community and lot of open source implementations and satisfied users. The motivation to move to Enterprise edition is still license and cost based. Kong can look at different options… more »
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    Overview

    Kong delivers a next generation API platform built for modern architectures. With a lightnight-fast, lightweight, and flexible core, Kong delivers sub-millisecond latency across all your services. Kong's is deployment-, vendor-, and pattern-agnostic, allowing you to run your services how you want, where you want, and with who you want - from baremetal to cloud, monolith to microservices, service mesh, and beyond.

    RapidAPI is the world’s largest API marketplace where over half a million developers find and connect to thousands of public APIs.

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    Sample Customers
    Cargill, Zillow, Ferrari, WeWork, Healthcare.gov, Yahoo! Japan, Giphy, SkyScanner
    Hyatt, Cisco, Delta, SAP, NYU, Reddit
    Top Industries
    REVIEWERS
    Comms Service Provider29%
    Insurance Company29%
    Financial Services Firm29%
    Venture Capital & Private Equity Firm14%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Financial Services Firm20%
    Computer Software Company19%
    Comms Service Provider12%
    Insurance Company4%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider24%
    Computer Software Company22%
    Financial Services Firm12%
    Manufacturing Company6%
    Company Size
    REVIEWERS
    Small Business10%
    Large Enterprise90%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business14%
    Midsize Enterprise14%
    Large Enterprise71%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business29%
    Midsize Enterprise13%
    Large Enterprise59%
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    Kong Enterprise is ranked 10th in API Management with 5 reviews while RapidAPI is ranked 27th in API Management. Kong Enterprise is rated 8.6, while RapidAPI is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Kong Enterprise writes "Provides role-based access control and can be easily customized with Lua script". On the other hand, Kong Enterprise is most compared with MuleSoft Anypoint API Manager, Microsoft Azure API Management, WSO2 API Manager and Amazon API Gateway, whereas RapidAPI is most compared with SwaggerHub, MuleSoft Anypoint API Manager, Amazon API Gateway, Apigee and Microsoft Azure API Management.

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