Scalatra logo


An open source web application framework written in Scala
+ 1

What is Scalatra?

It combines the power of the JVM with the beauty and brevity of Scala, helping you quickly build high-performance web sites and APIs.
Scalatra is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.
Scalatra is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Scalatra's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Scalatra?

6 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Scalatra.

Scalatra's Features

  • Extremely powerful templating engine
  • Supports multiple template styles
  • Fast
  • Flexible
  • Feature-rich.

Scalatra Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Scalatra?
Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.
At Twitter, Finagle provides the building blocks for most of the code written on the JVM. It has long-served as Twitter's extensible, protocol-agnostic, highly-scalable RPC framework.
Akka is a toolkit and runtime for building highly concurrent, distributed, and resilient message-driven applications on the JVM.
A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.
Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
See all alternatives

Scalatra's Followers
13 developers follow Scalatra to keep up with related blogs and decisions.