Backend API

KintoHub can host and scale any backend API for public requests or internal service to service requests. Each backend API gets a public https endpoint and internal endpoint for communication. Usually, backend APIs perform business logic such as registering or authenticating users or calculating the top 100 users on a leaderboard.

When to use a backend API service?#

If your app is serving the following protocols, you should consider using a Backend API Service:

  • HTTP
  • TCP
  • Websocket endpoint

The following protocols have not been tested.

  • HTTP/2
  • gRPC
  • TCP
  • UDP

Backend API features#