Compare 3scale API Management vs. Amazon API Gateway

3scale API Management is ranked 12th in API Management with 2 reviews while Amazon API Gateway is ranked 7th in API Management with 4 reviews. 3scale API Management is rated 8.0, while Amazon API Gateway is rated 7.2. The top reviewer of 3scale API Management writes "Easy to deploy". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Amazon API Gateway writes "A scalable solution with End-to-end protection for your service, and ties in well with the AWS ecosystem". 3scale API Management is most compared with Apigee, IBM API Connect and WSO2 API Manager, whereas Amazon API Gateway is most compared with Microsoft Azure API Management, Mulesoft Anypoint API Manager and IBM API Connect. See our 3scale API Management vs. Amazon API Gateway report.
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Pros
It's good that they aren't adding a lot of features like ESP, etc. It's okay with just being a gateway.

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This solution gives you a unified way to have your API accessed.This solution is useful for making new APIs.The technical support is very strong. We've had issues with the solution and configuration and we got very good support.The initial setup is pretty easy. Deployment only takes five minutes.

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Cons
I believe the CMS part of it has room for improvement though. That is where you write a couple of things if you want to publish your API. It's based on liquid scripting, which doesn't seem like the obvious ones to script with.

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The only real problem is that you have to know a lot about what is outside of the API gateway in order to make the best use of it.There should be more videos and documentation about the new features that are released every month.It's hard to configure. There's a lot of options but it's very hard, it's very confusing.Like most Amazon services, and this one's the same, you're expected to effectively do your own support, and any other support is by emails, so it's quite limited.

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This is a pay-per-use service, where you only pay for what you use.

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Overview

3scale is an API management platform that delivers flexible, highly scalable solutions to package, distribute, control, and monetize your APIs, giving you the power to make the most of your API program.

  • Share company data, content, or services through Web or mobile applications.
  • Provide an API to external organizations, internal teams, or both.
  • Avoid the hassle and constant maintenance of building a solution from scratch.

3scale delivers centralized API management features through a distributed, cloud-hosted layer. The platform includes built-in features to help you build a more successful API program, including access control, rate limits, payment gateway integration, and developer experience tools.

Amazon API Gateway is a fully managed service that makes it easy for developers to create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale. With a few clicks in the AWS Management Console, you can create an API that acts as a "front door" for applications to access data, business logic, or functionality from your back-end services, such as workloads running on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), code running on AWS Lambda, or any Web application.

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Sample Customers
Victor Ops, Coca Cola, The Telegraph, Skava, Orange, TypeformAutodesk, Fox Digital Consumer Group, iFlix, UK Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA), Miovision, Olympusat, PhotoVogue, Royale International Group, Veracode
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company38%
Comms Service Provider17%
Real Estate/Law Firm10%
Manufacturing Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company39%
Comms Service Provider13%
Insurance Company8%
Media Company8%
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