You have just finished building a nice RESTful API, implemented all the endpoints, and you are ready to make it available to potential developers. Usually the next steps before publishing the API are:
Protecting the API
, with a security mechanism, ie with an API-key or Basic authentication.
, to avoid them making too many requests to your service.
, and allow them to make more requests than the others.
, an open source API gateway, you can easily implement the above features and let it do the hard work for you. And most…