What Is Tyk Cloud?

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This page explains what Tyk Cloud is and how the Tyk SaaS solution makes it easy for you to optimize your platforms in just a few clicks, so that you can manage your APIs seamlessly.

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What is Tyk Cloud?

Tyk Cloud is a full SaaS service that enables you to run and operate Tyk using your chosen cloud provider, in whichever region you like. This powerful solution includes use of the Tyk API Gateway, Tyk Dashboard, Tyk Developer Portal, Universal Data Graph and more. All without having to manage an infrastructure.

Where is Tyk Cloud hosted?

Tyk Cloud is currently available to auto-deploy on AWS. Paid plans and Enterprise trials allow users to select one of 5 AWS locations as their home region as well as the locations of their Cloud Data Planes. The 5 AWS regions to choose from are:

  • aws-ap-southeast-1, Singapore
  • aws-eu-central-1, Frankfurt, Germany
  • aws-eu-west-2, London, UK
  • aws-us-east-1, N. Virginia, USA
  • aws-us-west-2, Oregon, USA

Why Tyk Cloud?

Next Level SaaS

Tyk is cloud native and has always been a true multi-cloud product and now we’re taking it to the next level with our next level SaaS platform, Tyk Cloud.

Now you don’t need to worry about vendor lock-in, or complex deployments, you can benefit from being able to optimize your platforms across and between a myriad of providers such as AWS, Google Cloud etc.

Quick deployments Wherever you need them

Want to handle Govt API traffic in Singapore? With just a few clicks your data and Tyk Gateways are live and secured in the AWS Gov cloud. Want to add local Gateways in Australia to improve performance and resilience? It’s just a click away. Want to deploy your management layer to your own hosted servers rather than a cloud provider? We make it simple.

The new Tyk Cloud platform allows you to quickly setup the full Tyk Enterprise API Management platform, simply choosing the regions where you wish to locate your gateways and where you wish your data to reside, resulting in immediate and secure data sovereignty.

Seamlessly wire your environments between cloud providers, and your own infrastructure, anywhere in the world at the click of a button, not only eliminating lock-in but making it possible to expand your platform to cater for the changing needs of your clients.

Designed for Enterprises

Tyk Cloud is designed for Enterprises who may have multi-organizations and multi-teams, so you can combine or isolate your platform and the underlying providers, the choice is completely yours!

To make it even simpler, Tyk Cloud is pre-configured so you can be up and running within a few clicks, no laborious tasks for your internal teams and best practice configuration and security is delivered out of the box.