Iron vs. Balde vs. Pencil

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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 Balde?

It is designed to be fast, simple, and memory efficient. Most of its architecture is based on other microframeworks, like Flask, and it can run on any web server that supports CGI and/or FastCGI.

What is Pencil?

A web application microframework for Rust

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Cons

What are the cons of using Iron?
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Companies

What companies use Iron?
7 companies on StackShare use Iron
What companies use Balde?
0 companies on StackShare use Balde
What companies use Pencil?
0 companies on StackShare use Pencil

Integrations

What tools integrate with Iron?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Iron
What tools integrate with Balde?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Balde
What tools integrate with Pencil?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pencil

What are some alternatives to Iron, Balde, and Pencil?

  • 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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