The latest update of Kong (0.5.0) is the most exciting release, shipping with new features, bug-fixes and improvements, including:
Response Rate-Limiting plugin, that rate-limits requests with quotas as instructed by a custom response header
ACL plugin, to control which consumers can consume upstream APIs
JWT Authentication plugin, to verify and authenticate JSON Web Tokens
HMAC Signature Authentication plugin, to verify and authenticate HMAC signed HTTP requests
Various bugfixes on the OAuth 2.0 and Mashape Analytics plugins
Renamed Admin API properties to more intuitive names
To update to the latest version, simply follow the installation instructions
Mashape, the creator of Kong and open-source API management platform, is pleased to announce an integrated partnership with Instaclustr, which delivers hosted and managed Apache Cassandra services.
provides a fully managed Cassandra-as-a-Service solution, powering mission critical big data applications; which enables Mashape and Kong to focus on our core business, building the best API Gateway.
“Instaclustr is pleased to be able to provide our managed service to support the Kong user community. We have engineered our solution to make it easy to deploy and configure Cassandra, and we also provide ongoing monitoring, maintenance and 24/7 support. We…
, is the only biz intelligence platform focused on Analytics and Visualization of API traffic. It has over 100 features focused in solving API problems fast. One of those is called “Compare Requests”.
By selecting two rows you can easily view a line by line diff between multiple requests response status codes, headers and bodies to easily to spot changes and potential errors.
This feature is handy for debugging purposes while building and scaling your APIs.…