Sinatra vs. Lumen vs. actionhero.js

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What is Sinatra?

Sinatra is a DSL for quickly creating web applications in Ruby with minimal effort.

What is Lumen?

Laravel Lumen is a stunningly fast PHP micro-framework for building web applications with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Lumen attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as routing, database abstraction, queueing, and caching.

What is actionhero.js?

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

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Why do developers choose Sinatra?
Why do you like Sinatra?

Why do developers choose Lumen?
Why do you like Lumen?

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

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

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

What companies use Sinatra?
111 companies on StackShare use Sinatra
What companies use Lumen?
38 companies on StackShare use Lumen
What companies use actionhero.js?
1 companies on StackShare use actionhero.js
What tools integrate with Sinatra?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Sinatra
What tools integrate with Lumen?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Lumen
What tools integrate with actionhero.js?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with actionhero.js

What are some alternatives to Sinatra, Lumen, and actionhero.js?

  • 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
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js

See all alternatives to Sinatra

Sinatra 2.0.5
Sinatra 2.0.2 and 2.0.3 are out
Rack::Protection v1.5.5 is out
Using Named Routes in a Lumen Test
Lumen 5.5 Is Released


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