ExpressJS vs. Django REST framework vs. Sails.js



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Description

What is ExpressJS?

Express is a minimal and flexible node.js web application framework, providing a robust set of features for building single and multi-page, and hybrid web applications.

What is Django REST framework?

Django REST framework is a powerful and flexible toolkit that makes it easy to build Web APIs.

What is Sails.js?

Sails is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture.

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Pros

Why do developers choose ExpressJS?
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Why do developers choose Django REST framework?
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Why do developers choose Sails.js?
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Cons

What are the cons of using ExpressJS?
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What are the cons of using Django REST framework?
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What are the cons of using Sails.js?
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Companies

What companies use ExpressJS?
1031 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
What companies use Django REST framework?
207 companies on StackShare use Django REST framework
What companies use Sails.js?
47 companies on StackShare use Sails.js

Integrations

What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
What tools integrate with Django REST framework?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Django REST framework
What tools integrate with Sails.js?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Sails.js

What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Django REST framework, and Sails.js?

  • Flask - a microframework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js
  • Koa - Next generation web framework for node.js

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