Tyk API Management Deployment Options

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Tyk API Management deployment options are comprised of the various open and closed source components.

Which one is right for your organisation depends on your requirements and preferences. Please contact us for help:

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Open Source Self-Managed Cloud
API Gateway Capabilities
  • Rate Limiting
  • Authentication
  • API Versioning
  • Granular Access Control
  • GraphQL
  • and much more
Version Control Integration
API Analytics Exporter
Tyk Dashboard -
Single Sign On (SSO) -
RBAC and API Teams -
Universal Data Graph -
Multi-Tenant -
Multi-Data Center -
Developer Portal -
Developer API Analytics -
Hybrid Deployments - -
Fully-Managed SaaS - -


Open Source (OSS)

The Tyk Gateway is the backbone of all our solutions. You can deploy it for free, forever.

Head on over to the OSS section for more information on it and the other open source components.

Self-managed (On-Prem)

Tyk Self-Managed is the easiest way to install Tyk Full Lifecycle API Management solution in your infrastructure. There is no calling home, and there are no usage limits. You have full control.

See licensing and deployment models to learn about the different deployment options for Self-Managed.

Register here to get a 14-day temporary licenses for the Tyk Dashboard & Developer Portal:

Free trial

For longer duration trials, or to request trials of the other proprietary software please contact the Tyk Team and tell us about your plans:

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Cloud (Software as a Service / SaaS)

With Tyk Cloud all of the above closed-source components are available. Get your free account here.

There are many open and closed source Tyk components that make up the various solutions.