Iron vs. Colossus vs. Sapper



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Description

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 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.

What is Sapper?

Sapper focuses on easy of use. It is alpha now and only compiled with rust nightly.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Iron?
Why do you like Iron?

Why do developers choose Colossus?
Why do you like Colossus?

Why do developers choose Sapper?
Why do you like Sapper?

Cons

What are the cons of using Iron?
No Cons submitted yet for Iron
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What are the cons of using Colossus?
No Cons submitted yet for Colossus
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What are the cons of using Sapper?
No Cons submitted yet for Sapper
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Companies

What companies use Iron?
10 companies on StackShare use Iron
What companies use Colossus?
1 companies on StackShare use Colossus
What companies use Sapper?
0 companies on StackShare use Sapper

Integrations

What tools integrate with Iron?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Iron
What tools integrate with Colossus?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Colossus
What tools integrate with Sapper?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Sapper

What are some alternatives to Iron, Colossus, and Sapper?

  • 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 Iron



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