Flask vs. hapi vs. Rails API

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Flask

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Description

What is Flask?

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

What is hapi?

hapi is a simple to use configuration-centric framework with built-in support for input validation, caching, authentication, and other essential facilities for building web applications and services.

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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399 Companies Using Flask
50 Companies Using hapi
1 Companies Using Rails API

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What are some alternatives to Flask, hapi, and Rails API?

  • 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
  • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

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