ExpressJS vs. Iron vs. actionhero.js



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Description

What is ExpressJS?

Express is a minimal and flexible node.js web application framework, providing a robust set of features for building single and multi-page, and hybrid web applications.

What is Iron?

Iron is a high level web framework built in and for Rust, built on hyper. Iron is designed to take advantage of Rust's greatest features - its excellent type system and its principled approach to ownership in both single threaded and multi threaded contexts.

What is actionhero.js?

The Reusable, Scalable, and Quick node.js API Server.

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Pros

Why do developers choose ExpressJS?
Why do you like ExpressJS?

Why do developers choose Iron?
Why do you like Iron?

Why do developers choose actionhero.js?
Why do you like actionhero.js?

Cons

What are the cons of using ExpressJS?
No Cons submitted yet for ExpressJS
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What are the cons of using Iron?
No Cons submitted yet for Iron
Downsides of Iron?

What are the cons of using actionhero.js?
No Cons submitted yet for actionhero.js
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Companies

What companies use ExpressJS?
1031 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
What companies use Iron?
10 companies on StackShare use Iron
What companies use actionhero.js?
1 companies on StackShare use actionhero.js

Integrations

What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
What tools integrate with Iron?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Iron
What tools integrate with actionhero.js?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with actionhero.js

What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Iron, and actionhero.js?

  • Flask - a microframework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.
  • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js

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