Koa vs. Falcon vs. Trails

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Description

What is Koa?

Koa aims to be a smaller, more expressive, and more robust foundation for web applications and APIs. Through leveraging generators Koa allows you to ditch callbacks and greatly increase error-handling. Koa does not bundle any middleware.

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 Trails?

Trails is a modern, community-driven web application framework for node.js. It builds on the pedigree of Rails and Grails to accelerate development by adhering to a straightforward, convention-based, API-driven design philosophy.

Pros

Why do developers choose Koa?
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Why do developers choose Falcon?
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    Why do developers choose Trails?
    Why do you like Trails?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using Koa?
    No Cons submitted yet for Koa
    Downsides of Koa?

    What are the cons of using Falcon?
    No Cons submitted yet for Falcon
    Downsides of Falcon?

    What are the cons of using Trails?
    No Cons submitted yet for Trails
    Downsides of Trails?

    Companies

    What companies use Koa?
    34 companies on StackShare use Koa
    What companies use Falcon?
    5 companies on StackShare use Falcon
    What companies use Trails?
    2 companies on StackShare use Trails

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Koa?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Koa
    No integrations listed yet
    What tools integrate with Trails?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with Trails

    What are some alternatives to Koa, Falcon, and Trails?

    • 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

    See all alternatives to Koa



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