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Tyk is an open-source API gateway and API management platform.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Tyk and what they use it for.
  • Anyone know of a company called Tyk?
    Hey, I'm interested in a developer role at a company called Tyk. Has anyone heard of them or worked with them? What's working with them like? They seem like a great company to work for on paper but I'm quite cynical. - Source: Reddit / 4 days ago
  • How to choose the right API Gateway
    Last but not least, one of the important aspects can be the cost of the usage of API management solution. If it is a 100% production-ready open-source version already practiced by many companies, you can opt for it. In the case of the enterprise edition, check if they have a suitable free tier to experiment with features before you pay and does the company have the full support that you require. Some open-source... - Source: / 4 months ago
  • — API management with authentication, quotas, monitoring and analytics. Free cloud offering. - Source: / 5 months ago
  • Building event-driven API services using CQRS, API Gateway and Serverless
    Command and Query services APIs can be managed via lightweight, independently deployable, and scalable API gateways that can run anywhere that allow developers to manage API endpoints. They can handle extremely large volumes, as they run on highly scalable platforms, for example, Apache APISIX, Kong, Tyk, and Ambassador to name a few. - Source: / 6 months ago
  • Is there a competitor to Apollo that also offers paid support?
    Tyk ( offers full GraphQL support and paid SLAs. - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • GraphQL and data security
    Yes we do. We didn't know, but we investigated some other solutions. - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • Online Payment Processing
    Https:// - Gateway part - figure out the payment part. - Source: Hacker News / about 1 year ago
  • Anyone know of a service to proxy third party API access? Mainly, something that can centralize third party API token access into a "service" that I could maintain global authentication for?
    Https:// sounds like it would fit the bill? - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Ask HN: What API Gateways do you use?
    Currently on a team that handles ~225M requests per day on a single endpoint and we have dozens of endpoints with similar volume (+/- 50%). We haven't landed on a solution yet but are currently exploring the following: Kong - Krakend - Kubernetes Gateway API - Azure Application Gateway -... - Source: Hacker News / over 1 year ago
  • Recruiter feedback
    A few years ago, I've started implementing a low-level library to handle the GraphQL language using Go. I've brought it into a state where it was able to help developers build API gateways, proxies, etc. For GraphQL APIs. Then I went extremely lucky. I've contacted an API management company ( and asked them if they wanted to add GraphQL capabilities to their API gateway. They said yes and so I joined the... - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Free for dev - list of software (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, etc.) — API management with authentication, quotas, monitoring and analytics. Free cloud offering. - Source: / over 1 year ago
  • How to migrate from GraphQL gateway with REST upstreams to GraphQL federation
    There are certainly other approaches, like Tyk, which are newer than Apollo but may have some advantages for your use case. Ref: - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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