ExpressJS vs. Fastify vs. FeathersJS



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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 Fastify?

Fastify is a web framework highly focused on speed and low overhead. It is inspired from Hapi and Express and as far as we know, it is one of the fastest web frameworks in town. Use Fastify can increase your throughput up to 100%.

What is FeathersJS?

Feathers is a real-time, micro-service web framework for NodeJS that gives you control over your data via RESTful resources, sockets and flexible plug-ins.

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Pros

Why do developers choose ExpressJS?
Why do you like ExpressJS?

Why do developers choose Fastify?
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Why do developers choose FeathersJS?
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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 Fastify?
No Cons submitted yet for Fastify
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What are the cons of using FeathersJS?
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Companies

What companies use ExpressJS?
1031 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
What companies use Fastify?
5 companies on StackShare use Fastify
What companies use FeathersJS?
25 companies on StackShare use FeathersJS

Integrations

What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
What tools integrate with Fastify?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Fastify
What tools integrate with FeathersJS?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with FeathersJS

What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Fastify, and FeathersJS?

  • 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
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js

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