Sails.js vs. Slim vs. Fastify



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Description

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.

What is Slim?

Slim is easy to use for both beginners and professionals. Slim favors cleanliness over terseness and common cases over edge cases. Its interface is simple, intuitive, and extensively documented — both online and in the code itself.

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 Sails.js?
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Why do developers choose Slim?
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Why do developers choose Fastify?
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Cons

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

What companies use Sails.js?
47 companies on StackShare use Sails.js
What companies use Slim?
36 companies on StackShare use Slim
What companies use Fastify?
5 companies on StackShare use Fastify

Integrations

What tools integrate with Sails.js?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Sails.js
What tools integrate with Slim?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Slim
What tools integrate with Fastify?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Fastify

What are some alternatives to Sails.js, Slim, and Fastify?

  • 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 Sails.js



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