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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 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 Javalin?

Javalin started as a fork of the Spark framework but quickly turned into a ground-up rewrite influenced by express.js. Both of these web frameworks are inspired by the modern micro web framework grandfather: Sinatra, so if you’re coming from Ruby then Javalin shouldn’t feel too unfamiliar.

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    Why do developers choose Iron?
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    Why do developers choose Javalin?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Flask?
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    What are the cons of using Iron?
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    What are the cons of using Javalin?
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    Companies

    What companies use Flask?
    418 companies on StackShare use Flask
    What companies use Iron?
    7 companies on StackShare use Iron
    What companies use Javalin?
    0 companies on StackShare use Javalin

    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 Javalin?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Javalin

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

    • 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

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