Kable Overview

Usage-based billing and analytics for API products

Welcome to Kable!

We're glad you're here.


Kable is the best solution for API companies to handle usage data, analytics, pricing, and billing.

Whether you're a high-growth enterprise, an early-stage startup, a solo entrepreneur, Kable has the tools to help you launch and grow your business with easy-to-use infrastructure that works at any scale.

This documentation provides a comprehensive overview of the platform and how to use Kable in your product. As an introduction, we suggest starting with the Quick Start tutorial, which will walk you through everything you need to begin building with Kable. More detailed explanations of the domain model and core concepts are included in the sections that follow.

Alternatively, for more information about usage-based billing, jump straight into the details:

  • Dimensions are metrics that are meaningful to your business.
  • Customers are the consumers of your API.
  • Plans and Bundles determine how customers are billed.
  • Invoices are statements of products or services sold to a customer.

You can also read more about the Kable platform, including embedded dashboards, threshold alerts, and payment and accounting integrations.

We are here to serve you, and are always looking for ways to improve. If you have any questions or thoughts about how to make these docs more useful, please let us know!