Falcon vs. Pencil vs. Sails.js



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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 Pencil?

A web application microframework for Rust

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.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Pencil?
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Why do developers choose Sails.js?
Why do you like Sails.js?

Cons

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

What companies use Falcon?
8 companies on StackShare use Falcon
What companies use Pencil?
0 companies on StackShare use Pencil
What companies use Sails.js?
47 companies on StackShare use Sails.js

Integrations

No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with Pencil?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pencil
What tools integrate with Sails.js?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Sails.js

What are some alternatives to Falcon, Pencil, and Sails.js?

  • 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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