We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"It's an expensive product."
"It would be a good idea to bring down the pricing by at least 20 to 30 percent."
"It should be cheaper. It has a yearly licensing."
"API Connect is quite pricey."
"IBM API Connect could be cheaper."
"The pricing is too expensive with IBM. Sometimes, we prefer to go with an open source or something more lightweight."
"It is expensive when compared to other products in this class. There were no extra fees for add-ons or technical support."
"It is quite an expensive product."
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Cloud Elements is ranked 21st in Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) while IBM API Connect is ranked 2nd in Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) with 22 reviews. Cloud Elements is rated 0.0, while IBM API Connect is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of IBM API Connect writes "Stable and easy to set up but might be too costly for small businesses ". Cloud Elements is most compared with Mulesoft Anypoint API Manager, whereas IBM API Connect is most compared with Apigee, IBM DataPower Gateway, Microsoft Azure API Management, Mulesoft Anypoint API Manager and Amazon API Gateway.
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