ASP.NET Zero vs Finatra: What are the differences?
What is ASP.NET Zero? Base solution for web applications. It is a starting point for new web applications with modern UI and SOLID architecture. It saves time by providing common application requirements as a pre-built Visual Studio solution (with full source code).
What is Finatra? Fast, testable, Scala services built on TwitterServer and Finagle, by Twitter. At Twitter, Finagle provides the building blocks for most of the code written on the JVM. It has long-served as Twitter's extensible, protocol-agnostic, highly-scalable RPC framework.
ASP.NET Zero and Finatra can be primarily classified as "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools.
Some of the features offered by ASP.NET Zero are:
- Authentication & Authorization
- Rapid Application Development
On the other hand, Finatra provides the following key features:
- Production use as Twitter’s HTTP framework
- ~50 times faster than v1.6 in several benchmarks
- Powerful feature and integration test support
Finatra is an open source tool with 1.98K GitHub stars and 367 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Finatra's open source repository on GitHub.