Sails.js vs. Rails API vs. actionhero.js

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Sails.js

Rails API

actionhero.js

Favorites

35

Favorites

5

Favorites

6

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 10
  • 149
  • 0
  • -
  • 8
  • 554
  • -
  • 13
  • 0

GitHub Stats

Description

What is Sails.js?

Sails is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture.

What is Rails API?

Rails::API is a subset of a normal Rails application, created for applications that don't require all functionality that a complete Rails application provides. It is a bit more lightweight, and consequently a bit faster than a normal Rails application. The main example for its usage is in API applications only, where you usually don't need the entire Rails middleware stack nor template generation.

What is actionhero.js?

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

Pros about this tool

Pros
Why do you like Sails.js?

Pros
Why do you like Rails API?

Pros
Why do you like actionhero.js?

Pricing

Companies

34 Companies Using Sails.js
1 Companies Using Rails API
0 Companies Using actionhero.js

Integrations

Sails.js Integrations
Rails API Integrations
actionhero.js Integrations

What are some alternatives to Sails.js, Rails API, 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
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL

See all alternatives to Sails.js



Interest Over Time


Get help choosing one of these