Django REST framework vs. Koa vs. Trails

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Description

What is Django REST framework?

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

What is Koa?

Koa aims to be a smaller, more expressive, and more robust foundation for web applications and APIs. Through leveraging generators Koa allows you to ditch callbacks and greatly increase error-handling. Koa does not bundle any middleware.

What is Trails?

Trails is a modern, community-driven web application framework for node.js. It builds on the pedigree of Rails and Grails to accelerate development by adhering to a straightforward, convention-based, API-driven design philosophy.

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138 companies on StackShare use Django REST framework
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What tools integrate with Koa?
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What tools integrate with Trails?
15 tools on StackShare integrate with Trails

What are some alternatives to Django REST framework, Koa, and Trails?

  • 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.
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js

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