by Tony Harris
• February 16, 2021
As businesses move toward digital transformation to harness the efficiency of new technologies, they need reliable ways to connect their SaaS applications and other tools. Adopting the right API management platform can make that task much easier. As you explore your options, you will likely find a lot of information about MuleSoft Anypoint and Apigee Edge. The following comparison will help you determine whether one of these API management platforms matches your needs.
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MuleSoft is a popular development company with a broad range of tools. Anyone interested in managing APIs that can integrate applications and microservices will want to consider MuleSoft Anypoint.
Features that stand out for enterprise clients using MuleSoft Anypoint usually include:
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Apigee started providing API management software in 2004, but Google Cloud acquired the company in 2010. Even though Google Cloud owns Apigee and its Apigee Edge API solution, clients can choose cloud or on-premises hosting. They don’t have to use Google Cloud, either. Clients can select any hosting option they prefer, however, you will lose some features if you choose Private Cloud.
Some users feel that Apigee Edge requires a little more expertise to use than MuleSoft does. Still, Apigee gives you excellent features and affordable pricing. Some of the features you might find attractive include:
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If you don’t think Apigee Edge or MuleSoft Anypoint meets your needs, consider learning more about the following API management platforms.
DreamFactory has an intuitive dashboard that gives everyone the access control they need to manage API. The solution offers a no-code platform, so you don’t need much experience to create and manage your APIs. Many users love DreamFactory because it can automatically generate REST APIs from SOAP. Other benefits include:
You can choose between an on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid solution that meets your needs best.
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