Dashboard for managing Kong gateway
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Kong Dashboard

Kong is a scalable, open source API Layer (also known as a API Gateway, or API Middleware). Kong runs in front of any RESTful API and provide functionalities and services such as requests routing, authentication, rate limiting, etc.

Kong dashboard is a UI tool that will let you manage your Kong Gateway setup.

Compatibility

Current version of Kong dashboard is compatible with Kong 0.6.x, 0.7.x, 0.8.x and 0.9.x.

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Prerequisites

You will need:

  1. a running Kong gateway. https://getkong.org/install/
  2. nodejs and npm.

Installation

With Npm

# Install Kong Dashboard
npm install -g kong-dashboard

# Start Kong Dashboard
kong-dashboard start

# To start Kong Dashboard on a custom port
kong-dashboard start -p [port]

# To start Kong Dashboard with basic auth
kong-dashboard start -a user=password

# You can set basic auth user with environment variables
# Do not set -a parameter or this will be overwritten
set kong-dashboard-name=admin && set kong-dashboard-pass=password && kong-dashboard start

From sources

# Pull repository
git clone https://github.com/PGBI/kong-dashboard.git
cd kong-dashboard

# Build Kong Dashboard
npm install

# Start Kong Dashboard
npm start

# To start Kong Dashboard on a custom port or with basic auth
npm start -- [-p port] [-a user=password]

With Docker

# Start Kong Dashboard
docker run -d -p 8080:8080 pgbi/kong-dashboard

# Start Kong Dashboard on a custom port
docker run -d -p [port]:8080 pgbi/kong-dashboard

# Start Kong Dashboard with basic auth
docker run -d -p 8080:8080 pgbi/kong-dashboard npm start -- -a user=password

With Vagrant

# Pull repository
git clone https://github.com/PGBI/kong-dashboard.git
cd kong-dashboard

# Start VM
vagrant up

Use

You can now browse your kong dashboard at http://localhost:8080