Flask vs. Lumen vs. Iron

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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 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 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.

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    Cons

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

    What companies use Flask?
    417 companies on StackShare use Flask
    What companies use Lumen?
    18 companies on StackShare use Lumen
    What companies use Iron?
    7 companies on StackShare use Iron

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Flask?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask
    What tools integrate with Lumen?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Lumen
    What tools integrate with Iron?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Iron

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

    • 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

    See all alternatives to Flask

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