What is Lumen?
Laravel Lumen is a stunningly fast PHP micro-framework for building web applications with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Lumen attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as routing, database abstraction, queueing, and caching.
Lumen is a tool in the Microframeworks (Backend) category of a tech stack.
Lumen is an open source tool with 7.1K GitHub stars and 939 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Lumen's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Lumen?
65 companies reportedly use Lumen in their tech stacks, including Digital Services, Evergreenteam stack, and RatePAY GmbH.
275 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Lumen.
Pros of Lumen
Restful & fast framework
Brother of laravel and fast
Easy to learn
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