Falcon vs. Javalin vs. Leptus

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Description

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.

What is Javalin?

Javalin started as a fork of the Spark framework but quickly turned into a ground-up rewrite influenced by express.js. Both of these web frameworks are inspired by the modern micro web framework grandfather: Sinatra, so if you’re coming from Ruby then Javalin shouldn’t feel too unfamiliar.

What is Leptus?

Leptus simplifies creating RESTful APIs in Erlang.

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Why do developers choose Falcon?
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    Why do developers choose Javalin?
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    Why do developers choose Leptus?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Falcon?
    No Cons submitted yet for Falcon
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    What are the cons of using Javalin?
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    What are the cons of using Leptus?
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    Companies

    What companies use Falcon?
    5 companies on StackShare use Falcon
    What companies use Javalin?
    0 companies on StackShare use Javalin
    What companies use Leptus?
    0 companies on StackShare use Leptus

    Integrations

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    What tools integrate with Javalin?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Javalin
    What tools integrate with Leptus?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Leptus

    What are some alternatives to Falcon, Javalin, and Leptus?

    • ExpressJS - Sinatra inspired web development framework for node.js -- insanely fast, flexible, and simple
    • 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

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