Grape vs. Pippo vs. Colossus

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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 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 Pippo?
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Why do developers choose Colossus?
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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Grape?
11 companies on StackShare use Grape
What companies use Pippo?
0 companies on StackShare use Pippo
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 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 Grape, 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

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