Falcon vs. Pippo vs. Colossus

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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 Pippo?

It's an open source (Apache License) micro web framework in Java, with minimal dependencies and a quick learning curve. The goal of this project is to create a micro web framework in Java that should be easy to use and hack. Pippo can be used in small and medium applications and also in applications based on micro services architecture.

What is Colossus?

Colossus is a lightweight framework for building high-performance applications in Scala that require non-blocking network I/O. In particular Colossus is focused on low-latency stateless microservices where often the service is little more than an abstraction over a database and/or cache. For this use case, Colossus aims to maximize performance while keeping the interface clean and concise.

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Why do developers choose Falcon?
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    Why do developers choose Pippo?
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    Why do developers choose Colossus?
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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 Pippo?
    No Cons submitted yet for Pippo
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    What are the cons of using Colossus?
    No Cons submitted yet for Colossus
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    Companies

    What companies use Falcon?
    5 companies on StackShare use Falcon
    What companies use Pippo?
    0 companies on StackShare use Pippo
    What companies use Colossus?
    1 companies on StackShare use Colossus

    Integrations

    No integrations listed yet
    What tools integrate with Pippo?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pippo
    What tools integrate with Colossus?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Colossus

    What are some alternatives to Falcon, Pippo, and Colossus?

    • 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 Falcon



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