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Description

What is Grape?

Grape is a REST-like API micro-framework for Ruby. It's designed to run on Rack or complement existing web application frameworks such as Rails and Sinatra by providing a simple DSL to easily develop RESTful APIs. It has built-in support for common conventions, including multiple formats, subdomain/prefix restriction, content negotiation, versioning and much more.

What is Fastify?

Fastify is a web framework highly focused on speed and low overhead. It is inspired from Hapi and Express and as far as we know, it is one of the fastest web frameworks in town. Use Fastify can increase your throughput up to 100%.

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 Colossus?
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Cons

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What are the cons of using Colossus?
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Companies

What companies use Grape?
11 companies on StackShare use Grape
What companies use Fastify?
4 companies on StackShare use Fastify
What companies use Colossus?
1 companies on StackShare use Colossus

Integrations

What tools integrate with Grape?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Grape
What tools integrate with Fastify?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fastify
What tools integrate with Colossus?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Colossus

What are some alternatives to Grape, Fastify, 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

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