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A language for defining services and SDKs (By AWS)
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What is Smithy?

It is a protocol-agnostic interface definition language and set of tools for generating clients, servers, and documentation for any programming language.
Smithy is a tool in the API Tools category of a tech stack.
Smithy is an open source tool with 1.2K GitHub stars and 138 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Smithy's open source repository on GitHub

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Smithy's Features

  • Protocol-agnostic
  • Designed to evolve
  • Codify and enforce API governance
  • Resource based

Smithy Alternatives & Comparisons

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