What is Guzzle?
Guzzle is a PHP HTTP client that makes it easy to send HTTP requests and trivial to integrate with web services.
Guzzle is a tool in the Microframeworks (Backend) category of a tech stack.
Guzzle is an open source tool with 17.4K GitHub stars and 2K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Guzzle's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Guzzle?
14 companies reportedly use Guzzle in their tech stacks, including Wireless Logic, Cherry, and Prombox.
44 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Guzzle.
Why developers like Guzzle?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Guzzle
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- Manages things like persistent connections, represents query strings as collections, simplifies sending streaming POST requests with fields and files, and abstracts away the underlying HTTP transport layer.
- Can send both synchronous and asynchronous requests using the same interface without requiring a dependency on a specific event loop.
- Pluggable HTTP handlers allows Guzzle to integrate with any method you choose for sending HTTP requests over the wire (e.g., cURL, sockets, PHP’s stream wrapper, non-blocking event loops like React, etc.).
- Guzzle makes it so that you no longer need to fool around with cURL options, stream contexts, or sockets.
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