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Falcon vs Nameko: What are the differences?

Developers describe Falcon as "High-performance Python framework for building cloud APIs and web app backends". 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. On the other hand, Nameko is detailed as "Python microservices framework". Python microservices framework that leverages AMQP for RPC. It supports asynchronous and synchronous events.

Falcon and Nameko can be categorized as "Microframeworks (Backend)" tools.

Some of the features offered by Falcon are:

  • Intuitive routing via URI templates and resource classes
  • Easy access to headers and bodies through request and response classes
  • Idiomatic HTTP error responses via a handy exception base class

On the other hand, Nameko provides the following key features:

  • Focus on business logic
  • Distributed and scalable
  • Extensible

Falcon and Nameko are both open source tools. Falcon with 6.92K GitHub stars and 708 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Nameko with 2.98K GitHub stars and 290 GitHub forks.

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 Nameko?

Python microservices framework that leverages AMQP for RPC. It supports asynchronous and synchronous events.
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