ExpressJS vs. Sails.js vs. Lumen

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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 Sails.js?

Sails is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture.

What is Lumen?

Laravel Lumen is a stunningly fast PHP micro-framework for building web applications with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Lumen attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as routing, database abstraction, queueing, and caching.

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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 Sails.js?
    No Cons submitted yet for Sails.js
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    What are the cons of using Lumen?
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    Companies

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    698 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use Sails.js?
    34 companies on StackShare use Sails.js
    What companies use Lumen?
    18 companies on StackShare use Lumen

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
    What tools integrate with Sails.js?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Sails.js
    What tools integrate with Lumen?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Lumen

    What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Sails.js, and Lumen?

    • 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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