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Kong (formerly Mashape) is a cloud connectivity company providing API platform for microservices. Its products include Kong Gateway, an open-source API gateway for multi-cloud and hybrid environments, microservices, and distributed architectures; Kong Enterprise, an end-to-end service control platform for multi-cloud and hybrid organizations.
TypePrivate
Founded2009
HQSan Francisco, US
Websitekonghq.com

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)179(-1%)
Job Openings24
Revenue (Y, 2018)$5 M
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Kong

Augusto Marietti

Augusto Marietti

CEO
Marco Palladino

Marco Palladino

CTO
Ken Kim

Ken Kim

VP, Business Operations
Janet Phillips

Janet Phillips

VP, People
Geoff Townsend

Geoff Townsend

VP, Engineering
Reza Shafii

Reza Shafii

VP, Product
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Kong Office Locations

Kong has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
251 Post St 2nd Floor, San Francisco
San Francisco, US
150 Spear St #1600, San Francisco
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Kong Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Kong's latest funding round in March 2019 was reported to be $43 m. In total, Kong has raised $69.1 m
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Kong Revenue

Kong's revenue was reported to be $5 m in Y, 2018
USD

Revenue (Y, 2018)

5.0m
USDY, 2018E

Revenue

5.0m
USDY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

34.3k
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Kong Operating Metrics

Kong's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 100 in Mar, 2019.
Mar, 2019

Downloads

75 m

Enterprise Customers

100
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Kong Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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Kong Online and Social Media Presence

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Kong Blogs

A Guide to Building Racial Equality and Inclusivity in the Tech Workplace

Although the tech industry has been slowly getting more diverse over recent years, there is still an enormous amount of work to be done in building racial equality and inclusivity… The post A Guide to Building Racial Equality and Inclusivity in the Tech Workplace appeared first on KongHQ.

A Very Tiny Bug

Some weeks ago, a Kong user reported an error they had on ARM64 servers. When he confirmed that the same issue appeared on the latest version of Kong but not… The post A Very Tiny Bug appeared first on KongHQ.

Tracing With Zipkin in Kong 2.1.0

Why Tracing? There is a great number of logging plugins for Kong, which might be enough for your needs. However, they have certain limitations: Most of them only work on… The post Tracing With Zipkin in Kong 2.1.0 appeared first on KongHQ.

Kong Mesh 1.0 Released

We are happy to announce the general availability of Kong Mesh 1.0! Kong Mesh is Kong’s first enterprise service mesh built on top of Kuma and Envoy that organizations can… The post Kong Mesh 1.0 Released appeared first on KongHQ.

How to Dynamically Route Requests With Kong Enterprise

Having worked with many customers and prospects at Kong, one of the main requirements we often hear is how to handle dynamic routing based on the URL and headers. In… The post How to Dynamically Route Requests With Kong Enterprise appeared first on KongHQ.

Kuma 0.7.0 Released With New “Zone” Resource, New ProxyTemplate, StatefulSet support And More!

We are happy to announce the general availability of Kuma 0.7! This is very big release that includes countless improvements and updates, specifically when it comes to multi-zone deployments configuration… The post Kuma 0.7.0 Released With New “Zone” Resource, New ProxyTemplate, StatefulSet support …
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Kong Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kong founded?

    Kong was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Kong key executives?

    Kong's key executives are Augusto Marietti, Marco Palladino and Ken Kim.

  • How many employees does Kong have?

    Kong has 179 employees.

  • What is Kong revenue?

    Latest Kong annual revenue is $5 m.

  • What is Kong revenue per employee?

    Latest Kong revenue per employee is $27.9 k.

  • Who are Kong competitors?

    Competitors of Kong include Cloud Elements, DreamFactory Software and Postman.

  • Where is Kong headquarters?

    Kong headquarters is located at 251 Post St 2nd Floor, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Kong offices?

    Kong has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Kong have?

    Kong has 2 offices.