Flask vs. Iron vs. Fastify



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What is Flask?

Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.

What is Iron?

Iron is a high level web framework built in and for Rust, built on hyper. Iron is designed to take advantage of Rust's greatest features - its excellent type system and its principled approach to ownership in both single threaded and multi threaded contexts.

What is Fastify?

Fastify is a web framework highly focused on speed and low overhead. It is inspired from Hapi and Express and as far as we know, it is one of the fastest web frameworks in town. Use Fastify can increase your throughput up to 100%.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Flask?
Why do you like Flask?

Why do developers choose Iron?
Why do you like Iron?

Why do developers choose Fastify?
Why do you like Fastify?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Fastify?
No Cons submitted yet for Fastify
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Companies

What companies use Flask?
581 companies on StackShare use Flask
What companies use Iron?
10 companies on StackShare use Iron
What companies use Fastify?
5 companies on StackShare use Fastify

Integrations

What tools integrate with Flask?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask
What tools integrate with Iron?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Iron
What tools integrate with Fastify?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Fastify

What are some alternatives to Flask, Iron, and Fastify?

  • ExpressJS - Sinatra inspired web development framework for node.js -- insanely fast, flexible, and simple
  • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js

See all alternatives to Flask

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