What is Jackson?
It is a suite of data-processing tools for Java (and the JVM platform), including the flagship streaming JSON parser / generator library, matching data-binding library (POJOs to and from JSON) and additional data format modules to process data encoded in Avro, BSON, CBOR, CSV, Smile, (Java) Properties, Protobuf, XML or YAML; and even the large set of data format modules to support data types of widely used data types such as Guava, Joda.
Jackson is a tool in the Java Tools category of a tech stack.
Jackson is an open source tool with 5.1K GitHub stars and 938 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Jackson's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Jackson?
10 companies reportedly use Jackson in their tech stacks, including Conceptboard, Wealthsimple, and X-ng.
19 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Jackson.
Why developers like Jackson?
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