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Welcome to the Kong Dev Portal

Thank you for installing Kong Enterprise Edition. This document orients you to Kong’s built-in Dev Portal functionality and provides you a preview so you can familiarize yourself with its promising capabilities and get started on customizing it to match your needs.


  • You have installed a recent version of Kong Enterprise Edition that includes Dev Portal functionality.
    • Dev Portal was introduced in Kong EE v0.31
  • You are a Kong Admin, and have Super Admin permissions in Kong RBAC.
    • Or, the RBAC feature of Kong EE is disabled.
  • You have a OpenAPI Specification v2 or v3 file (also known as a Swagger Specification, or a Swagger file) that documents at least part of your API.
    • This isn’t a strict requirement to get started, but you’ll need it soon.

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