ExpressJS vs. hapi vs. Falcon

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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 hapi?

hapi is a simple to use configuration-centric framework with built-in support for input validation, caching, authentication, and other essential facilities for building web applications and services.

What is Falcon?

Falcon is a minimalist WSGI library for building speedy web APIs and app backends. We like to think of Falcon as the Dieter Rams of web frameworks.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using ExpressJS?
    No Cons submitted yet for ExpressJS
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    What are the cons of using hapi?
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    What are the cons of using Falcon?
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    Companies

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    741 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use hapi?
    51 companies on StackShare use hapi
    What companies use Falcon?
    5 companies on StackShare use Falcon

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
    16 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
    What tools integrate with hapi?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with hapi
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, hapi, and Falcon?

    • 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
    • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

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