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"The cost of this product varies from customer to customer and the relationship with IBM, including how many offerings from IBM are already being used."
"It's expensive when you compare it with others."
"The licensing cost is very expensive."
"As far as I know, they have a perpetual license for this product. They are paying perpetual fees rather than an annual subscription or annual pricing."
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IBM DataPower Gateway is a single multi-channel gateway that helps provide security, control, integration and optimized access to a full range of mobile, web, application programming interface (API), service-oriented architecture (SOA), B2B and cloud workloads. It enables you to rapidly expand the scope of valuable IT assets to new channels - giving customers, employees and partners access to critical resources. It is available in the following form factors: physical, virtual, cloud, Linux and Docker.
RapidAPI is the world’s largest API marketplace where over half a million developers find and connect to thousands of public APIs.
IBM DataPower Gateway is ranked 8th in API Management with 9 reviews while RapidAPI is ranked 28th in API Management. IBM DataPower Gateway is rated 8.2, while RapidAPI is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of IBM DataPower Gateway writes "Deals with multiple protocols, but "WTX" components are problematic". On the other hand, IBM DataPower Gateway is most compared with IBM API Connect, Apigee, IBM Integration Bus, Mule ESB and Microsoft Azure API Management, whereas RapidAPI is most compared with Mulesoft Anypoint API Manager, SwaggerHub, Kong Enterprise, Amazon API Gateway and Microsoft Azure API Management.
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