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"We use the open-source version — the free version.""We have not opted for the paid version of WSO2 but we have implemented the free and open source WSO2 software to a great extent and it is working as per our expectation.""There is a subscription-based pricing structure and also the open-sourced version available.""It's not expensive, but it could be cheaper."

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28th
out of 41 in API Management
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560
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504
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6th
out of 41 in API Management
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7,762
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6,335
Reviews
11
Average Words per Review
608
Rating
8.2
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Overview

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

WSO2 API Manager is an open source approach that addresses full API lifecycle management, monetization, and policy enforcement. It allows extensibility and customization, and ensures freedom from lock-in.

WSO2 API Manager is a unique open approach to full lifecycle API development, integration and management. As part of the larger WSO2 Integration Agile Platform, it is a central component used to deploy and manage API-driven ecosystems. It’s hybrid integration capabilities further simplify projects that span traditional as well as microservice environments. And unlike other API and lifecycle management products, it is fully open-source allowing for extensibility and customization.

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Sample Customers
Hyatt, Cisco, Delta, SAP, NYU, Reddit
StubHub, Dialog
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider32%
Computer Software Company26%
Financial Services Firm13%
Insurance Company3%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company28%
Comms Service Provider28%
Financial Services Firm6%
Government6%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business23%
Midsize Enterprise23%
Large Enterprise54%
Find out what your peers are saying about Google, Microsoft, MuleSoft and others in API Management. Updated: September 2021.
534,768 professionals have used our research since 2012.

RapidAPI is ranked 28th in API Management while WSO2 API Manager is ranked 6th in API Management with 11 reviews. RapidAPI is rated 0.0, while WSO2 API Manager is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of WSO2 API Manager writes "Easy to adopt and lets us extend functionality at any time". RapidAPI is most compared with Mulesoft Anypoint API Manager, SwaggerHub, Kong Enterprise and Amazon API Gateway, whereas WSO2 API Manager is most compared with Kong Enterprise, Apigee, Amazon API Gateway, Microsoft Azure API Management and IBM DataPower Gateway.

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