Apache ShenYu Introduction

Update time: 2021-07-24

What is the Apache ShenYu?

This is an asynchronous, high-performance, cross-language, responsive API gateway.


  • Support various languages (http protocol), support Dubbo, Spring Cloud, gRPC, Motan, Sofa, Tars and other protocols.
  • Plugin design idea, plugin hot swap, easy to expand.
  • Flexible flow filtering to meet various flow control.
  • Built-in rich plugin support, authentication, limiting, fuse, firewall, etc.
  • Dynamic flow configuration, high performance.
  • Support cluster deployment, A/B Test, blue-green release.

Architecture Diagram