IBM API Connect Components
There are four different Components in API Connect 2018.4.1.x:
The Management Service provides two functional roles. The API Manager and the Cloud Manager.
The API Gateway Service is the runtime component. It is responsible for responding to incoming API requests from client applications:
The Analytics Service is deployed separately from the API Manager. The Analytics Service is built on-top of Elastic Stack and provides the following:
The Developer Portal Service is the component through which APIs are socialized to application developers. The following functionality is provided: