Flask vs. Sails.js vs. Lumen



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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 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 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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Flask?
Why do you like Flask?

Why do developers choose Sails.js?
Why do you like Sails.js?

Why do developers choose Lumen?
Why do you like Lumen?

Cons

What are the cons of using Flask?
No Cons submitted yet for Flask
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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 Lumen?
No Cons submitted yet for Lumen
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Companies

What companies use Flask?
577 companies on StackShare use Flask
What companies use Sails.js?
47 companies on StackShare use Sails.js
What companies use Lumen?
37 companies on StackShare use Lumen

Integrations

What tools integrate with Flask?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask
What tools integrate with Sails.js?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Sails.js
What tools integrate with Lumen?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Lumen

What are some alternatives to Flask, Sails.js, and Lumen?

  • 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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