Kong Proxy

Deliver performance needed for microservices, service mesh, and cloud native deployments

Install Kong Gateway


Kong’s underlying proxy delivers the industry’s lowest latency, highest throughput, and greatest flexibility regardless of the platform, environment, or deployment pattern it runs in. Use Kong to accelerate the transition to microservices, instantly enable creation of new cloud native applications, or connect applications across different environments.

Customer Voice

Customer Voice

“As we evaluated API platforms, it was critical that the vendor we chose could simultaneously support our existing services in the public cloud with what we are building in Kubernetes. Kong offered us the ability to unify services across clouds, which gave us the flexibility to build new services iteratively and how we wanted without fear of cloud lock-in.”

Jason Rodriguez,
VP of Engineering at SoulCycle

Customer Voice

Customer Voice

“We put Agile, DevOps and CI/CD at the heart of everything we do, and we realized that we needed new tooling to match the new ways we wanted to build products and services”

Jason Walker,
Sr Enterprise Architect, Cargill

Customer Voice

Customer Voice

“With Kong, we knew that we would get something that would work perfectly with our technology today and set us up for where we want to go with microservices.”

Kanaderu Fukuda,
Senior Manager of Computing Platform, Yahoo! Japan


Achieve Unparalleled Performance

Accelerate your services with blazing speeds. Provide the latency performance required for well-functioning microservices architectures. Ensure an optimal customer experience by reducing request and response times to end-consumers..

Maximize Scale, Minimize Cost

Process over 25k TPS per Kong node without adding additional resources. Maximize resource efficiency and minimize cost with Kong’s lightweight runtime. Scale horizontally to meet demand by simply adding Kong nodes.

Extend Across All Services

Connect all your services by running Kong in any environment, platform, or deployment pattern. Unify legacy monolithic applications with modern microservices to ensure a cohesive client and developer experience.


Running Mission-Critical Microservices & APIs on Kong Enterprise

Related Resources


Microservices: The Journey and 3 Challenges You Will Uncover Along the Way


Blowing Up the Monolith


Full Lifecycle Service Management with Kong Enterprise 2020

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