Kong Adventures — Configuration

Now we’ve Kong running in Azure it’s time to focus on configuration. Working with configurations requires an understanding of the software itself. It requires an understanding of what a Gateway is and how it works.

An API gateway is an API management tool that sits between a client and a collection of backend services.

An API gateway acts as a reverse proxy to accept all application programming interface (API) calls, aggregate the various services required to fulfill them, and return the appropriate result.