What is GINO?
It is a non-typical object-relational mapping library in Python for asyncio, built on top of SQLAlchemy core and asyncpg, aiming for explicitness and productivity.
GINO is a tool in the Object Relational Mapper (ORM) category of a tech stack.
GINO is an open source tool with 2.5K GitHub stars and 143 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to GINO's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses GINO?
- Run SQLAlchemy core queries on asyncpg
- Optional non-intrusive objective API
- Advanced loader system to assemble objects from row results
- Support the SQLAlchemy ecosystem like Alembic
- Built-in support for context, lazy connection and more
- Extensions to integrate with Starlette/FastAPI, aiohttp, Tornado and more
GINO Alternatives & Comparisons
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