The following are some of the features of the API Gateway:
- Easy to scale: The API service takes care of scaling, which means we do not have to worry as to whether this is a good way to handle peak loads, and whether it will over-provision resources.
- Traffic management: The API Gateway has a way to control the traffic. The main use case in traffic management is throttling when we want to have a more uniform load on the backend. This is not an issue with AWS Lambda, as it can scale almost indefinitely.
- Authorization: This allows you to control user access to the API. This means that we can either keep the API private or commercialize it. This feature is essential for your application.
- Monitoring: This feature enables us to get usage ...