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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.) (Oct 2020)182(+2%)
Job Openings26
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

91/100

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Kong Online and Social Media Presence

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Kong Blogs

Multi-Cluster & Multi-Cloud Service Meshes With CNCF’s Kuma and Envoy

When we first created Kuma – which means “bear” in Japanese – we dreamed of creating a service mesh that could run across every cluster, every cloud and every application. These… The post Multi-Cluster & Multi-Cloud Service Meshes With CNCF’s Kuma and Envoy appeared first on KongHQ.

Kong Enterprise 2.1 Now Generally Available!

Today, we are proud to announce the general availability (GA) of one of the most important releases of Kong Enterprise we’ve had to date — Kong Enterprise 2.1 is here!… The post Kong Enterprise 2.1 Now Generally Available! appeared first on KongHQ.

How Kong and Partner API Integrations Helped Papa John’s Achieve Record Sales

It’s not every day that you learn your technology helped a company achieve their highest sales in company history. But that is the story of Kong and Papa John’s.  I… The post How Kong and Partner API Integrations Helped Papa John’s Achieve Record Sales appeared first on KongHQ.

Kuma 0.7.1 Released With Official Helm Charts

We are happy to announce the release of Kuma 0.7.1 with minor improvements and fixes, and a new official distribution: Helm Charts! Notable Improvements in 0.7.1 Official Helm Charts now… The post Kuma 0.7.1 Released With Official Helm Charts appeared first on KongHQ.

Kong for AWS: How TUNE Improves Developer Productivity with Kong

In support of our partnership with AWS and the AWS DevOps Competency program, we’re re-examining how some of our major customers are using Kong with AWS. To this end, let’s… The post Kong for AWS: How TUNE Improves Developer Productivity with Kong appeared first on KongHQ.

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.
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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 182 employees.

  • What is Kong revenue?

    Latest Kong annual revenue is $5 m.

  • What is Kong revenue per employee?

    Latest Kong revenue per employee is $27.5 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.