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Python 3.5+ web server that's written to go fast
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What is Sanic?

Sanic is a Flask-like Python 3.5+ web server that's written to go fast. It's based on the work done by the amazing folks at magicstack. On top of being Flask-like, Sanic supports async request handlers.
Sanic is a tool in the Web Servers category of a tech stack.
Sanic is an open source tool with 13.2K GitHub stars and 1.2K GitHub forks. Here鈥檚 a link to Sanic's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Sanic?

8 companies reportedly use Sanic in their tech stacks, including polyaxon, Oh BiBi, and AdCombo.

30 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Sanic.

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Why developers like Sanic?

Here鈥檚 a list of reasons why companies and developers use Sanic
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Sanic Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Sanic in their tech stack.

SciFin Technologies
SciFin Technologies
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Python Sanic PostgreSQL TimescaleDB Redis

Simple, yet, astonishingly fast and powerful stack to handle huge load of data feed from cryptocurrency exchanges across the globe.

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Sanic Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Sanic?
nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server, written by Igor Sysoev. According to Netcraft nginx served or proxied 30.46% of the top million busiest sites in Jan 2018.
Apache HTTP Server
The Apache HTTP Server is a powerful and flexible HTTP/1.1 compliant web server. Originally designed as a replacement for the NCSA HTTP Server, it has grown to be the most popular web server on the Internet.
Microsoft IIS
Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web applications, IIS's scalable and open architecture is ready to handle the most demanding tasks.
Apache Tomcat
Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
OpenResty (aka. ngx_openresty) is a full-fledged web application server by bundling the standard Nginx core, lots of 3rd-party Nginx modules, as well as most of their external dependencies.
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Sanic's Followers
39 developers follow Sanic to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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