Falcon vs. actionhero.js vs. Javalin



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Description

What is Falcon?

Falcon is a minimalist WSGI library for building speedy web APIs and app backends. We like to think of Falcon as the Dieter Rams of web frameworks.

What is actionhero.js?

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

What is Javalin?

Javalin started as a fork of the Spark framework but quickly turned into a ground-up rewrite influenced by express.js. Both of these web frameworks are inspired by the modern micro web framework grandfather: Sinatra, so if you’re coming from Ruby then Javalin shouldn’t feel too unfamiliar.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Falcon?
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Why do developers choose actionhero.js?
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Why do developers choose Javalin?
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Cons

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

What companies use Falcon?
8 companies on StackShare use Falcon
What companies use actionhero.js?
1 companies on StackShare use actionhero.js
What companies use Javalin?
0 companies on StackShare use Javalin

Integrations

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What tools integrate with actionhero.js?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with actionhero.js
What tools integrate with Javalin?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Javalin

What are some alternatives to Falcon, actionhero.js, and Javalin?

  • ExpressJS - Sinatra inspired web development framework for node.js -- insanely fast, flexible, and simple
  • 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

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