Apigee vs OpenAPI Specification

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Apigee vs OpenAPI Specification: What are the differences?

Apigee: Intelligent and complete API platform. API management, design, analytics, and security are at the heart of modern digital architecture. The Apigee intelligent API platform is a complete solution for moving business to the digital world; OpenAPI Specification: An API description format for REST APIs. It defines a standard, language-agnostic interface to RESTful APIs which allows both humans and computers to discover and understand the capabilities of the service without access to source code, documentation, or through network traffic inspection.

Apigee and OpenAPI Specification can be primarily classified as "API" tools.

Medidata Solutions, Kapten, and Unmetric are some of the popular companies that use OpenAPI Specification, whereas Apigee is used by OpenGov, Trustpilot, and RapidSOS. OpenAPI Specification has a broader approval, being mentioned in 22 company stacks & 8 developers stacks; compared to Apigee, which is listed in 5 company stacks and 11 developer stacks.

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Pros of Apigee
Pros of OpenAPI Specification
  • 11
    Highly scalable and secure API Management Platform
  • 5
    Quick jumpstart
  • 5
    Good documentation
  • 3
    Fast and adjustable caching
  • 3
    Easy to use
  • 4
    API Documentation
  • 4
    API Specification

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Cons of Apigee
Cons of OpenAPI Specification
  • 8
    Expensive
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    What is Apigee?

    API management, design, analytics, and security are at the heart of modern digital architecture. The Apigee intelligent API platform is a complete solution for moving business to the digital world.

    What is OpenAPI Specification?

    It defines a standard, language-agnostic interface to RESTful APIs which allows both humans and computers to discover and understand the capabilities of the service without access to source code, documentation, or through network traffic inspection.

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