Koa vs. Fastify vs. graphql-yoga

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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 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%.

What is graphql-yoga?

Easiest way to run a GraphQL server: Sensible defaults & includes everything you need with minimal setup.;Includes Subscriptions: Built-in support for GraphQL subscriptions using WebSockets.;Compatible: Works with all GraphQL clients (Apollo, Relay...) and fits seamless in your GraphQL workflow.

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Cons

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

What companies use Koa?
34 companies on StackShare use Koa
What companies use Fastify?
4 companies on StackShare use Fastify
What companies use graphql-yoga?
0 companies on StackShare use graphql-yoga

Integrations

What tools integrate with Koa?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Koa
What tools integrate with Fastify?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fastify
What tools integrate with graphql-yoga?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with graphql-yoga

What are some alternatives to Koa, Fastify, and graphql-yoga?

  • 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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