ExpressJS vs. Fastify vs. graphql-yoga

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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 graphql-yoga?

Easiest way to run a GraphQL server: Sensible defaults & includes everything you need with minimal setup.;Includes Subscriptions: Built-in support for GraphQL subscriptions using WebSockets.;Compatible: Works with all GraphQL clients (Apollo, Relay...) and fits seamless in your GraphQL workflow.

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    Why do developers choose Fastify?
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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?
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    What are the cons of using graphql-yoga?
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    Companies

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    718 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use Fastify?
    4 companies on StackShare use Fastify
    What companies use graphql-yoga?
    0 companies on StackShare use graphql-yoga

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
    What tools integrate with Fastify?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fastify
    What tools integrate with graphql-yoga?
    5 tools on StackShare integrate with graphql-yoga

    What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Fastify, and graphql-yoga?

    • 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

    See all alternatives to ExpressJS



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