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Description

What is Lumen?

Laravel Lumen is a stunningly fast PHP micro-framework for building web applications with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Lumen attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as routing, database abstraction, queueing, and caching.

What is FeathersJS?

Feathers is a real-time, micro-service web framework for NodeJS that gives you control over your data via RESTful resources, sockets and flexible plug-ins.

What is Rails API?

Rails::API is a subset of a normal Rails application, created for applications that don't require all functionality that a complete Rails application provides. It is a bit more lightweight, and consequently a bit faster than a normal Rails application. The main example for its usage is in API applications only, where you usually don't need the entire Rails middleware stack nor template generation.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Lumen?
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    What are the cons of using FeathersJS?
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    What are the cons of using Rails API?
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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use Lumen?
    19 companies on StackShare use Lumen
    What companies use FeathersJS?
    18 companies on StackShare use FeathersJS
    What companies use Rails API?
    1 companies on StackShare use Rails API

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Lumen?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Lumen
    What tools integrate with FeathersJS?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with FeathersJS
    What tools integrate with Rails API?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails API

    What are some alternatives to Lumen, FeathersJS, and Rails API?

    • 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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