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API Umbrella vs Tyk Cloud: What are the differences?

API Umbrella: Open source API management platform used by api.data.gov. API Umbrella is a proxy that sits in front of your APIs It can seamlessly add common functionality like api keys, rate limiting, and analytics to any API.; Tyk Cloud: Open Source API Management. Tyk is a lightweight, open source API Gateway and enables you to control who accesses your API, when they access it and how they access it. Tyk will also record detailed analytics on how your users are interacting with your API and when things go wrong.

API Umbrella and Tyk Cloud belong to "API Tools" category of the tech stack.

API Umbrella and Tyk Cloud are both open source tools. It seems that Tyk Cloud with 4.6K GitHub stars and 616 forks on GitHub has more adoption than API Umbrella with 1.32K GitHub stars and 244 GitHub forks.

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    What is API Umbrella?

    API Umbrella is a proxy that sits in front of your APIs. It can seamlessly add common functionality like api keys, rate limiting, and analytics to any API.

    What is Tyk Cloud?

    Tyk is a leading Open Source API Gateway and Management Platform, featuring an API gateway, analytics, developer portal and dashboard. We power billions of transactions for thousands of innovative organisations.

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