This article covers how to install the KONG API Gateway on Ubuntu 20.04. These Gateways provides services like Authentication, rate-limiting, analysis, logging etc., to your API endpoints.
To Start kong API, run the following commands:
$ kong migrations up #runs the database migrations
$ sudo kong start
$ curl -i http://localhost:8001
To Stop and see status of kong API, run the following commands:
$ sudo kong stop #stop kong
$ sudo kong health #kong status