ExpressJS vs. Flask vs. Iron



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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 Flask?

Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.

What is Iron?

Iron is a high level web framework built in and for Rust, built on hyper. Iron is designed to take advantage of Rust's greatest features - its excellent type system and its principled approach to ownership in both single threaded and multi threaded contexts.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Flask?
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Why do developers choose Iron?
Why do you like Iron?

Cons

What are the cons of using ExpressJS?
No Cons submitted yet for ExpressJS
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What are the cons of using Flask?
No Cons submitted yet for Flask
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What are the cons of using Iron?
No Cons submitted yet for Iron
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Companies

What companies use ExpressJS?
1031 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
What companies use Flask?
579 companies on StackShare use Flask
What companies use Iron?
10 companies on StackShare use Iron

Integrations

What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
What tools integrate with Flask?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask
What tools integrate with Iron?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Iron

What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Flask, and Iron?

  • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js
  • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

See all alternatives to ExpressJS

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