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"It is a pricey product, although not extremely overpriced compared to competitors in the market."
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"There are some costs for maintenance that we are charged, but that seems fair because we get the support."
"If you do a TCO of more than five years, then you will see a big jump in costs for some vendors."
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"At the time we bought the product it was a perpetual users license and there has been no need for additional licensing fees."
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Layer7 API Management is ranked 8th in API Management with 8 reviews while Software AG Natural API Management is ranked 31st in API Management. Layer7 API Management is rated 8.4, while Software AG Natural API Management is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Layer7 API Management writes "Serves to standardise routing messaging services into a single API view with multiple channels". On the other hand, Layer7 API Management is most compared with Apigee, Amazon API Gateway, Mulesoft Anypoint API Manager, Microsoft Azure API Management and Kong Enterprise, whereas Software AG Natural API Management is most compared with Apigee and IBM API Connect.
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