Installing Apache APISIX on Windows


What is an API gateway?

For those that are new to this term, an API gateway is an API management tool that sits between a client and a collection of backend services or microservices. An API gateway acts as a reverse proxy to accept all application programming interface (API) calls, aggregate the various services required to fulfill them, and return the appropriate result.


So what do you need in order to install Apache APISIX on Windows? You will need to install the following before you proceed:

  • Windows Subsystem for Linux
  • Git or a command line interface


To install Apache APISIX on Windows, head to the the link below.

{ “count”:1, “action”:”get”, “node”:{ “key”:”/apisix/services”, “nodes”:{}, “dir”:true }}



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