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What is Silex?

It is built on the shoulders of Symfony and Pimple and also inspired by sinatra. It has an extension system based around the Pimple micro service-container that makes it even easier to tie in third party libraries.
Silex is a tool in the Microframeworks (Backend) category of a tech stack.
Silex is an open source tool with 3.7K GitHub stars and 746 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Silex's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Silex?

9 companies reportedly use Silex in their tech stacks, including Kairos Human Analytics API, Clippings, and Sellsy.

20 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Silex.

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Silex's Features

  • Concise API
  • Extensible
  • Testable
  • Fast
  • Simple
  • Easy to use

Silex Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Silex?
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