Grape vs. Tastypie vs. Pencil

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Description

What is Grape?

Grape is a REST-like API micro-framework for Ruby. It's designed to run on Rack or complement existing web application frameworks such as Rails and Sinatra by providing a simple DSL to easily develop RESTful APIs. It has built-in support for common conventions, including multiple formats, subdomain/prefix restriction, content negotiation, versioning and much more.

What is Tastypie?

Tastypie is a webservice API framework for Django. It provides a convenient, yet powerful and highly customizable abstraction for creating REST-style interfaces.

What is Pencil?

A web application microframework for Rust

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Grape?
11 companies on StackShare use Grape
What companies use Tastypie?
6 companies on StackShare use Tastypie
What companies use Pencil?
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Integrations

What tools integrate with Grape?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Grape
What tools integrate with Tastypie?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Tastypie
What tools integrate with Pencil?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pencil

What are some alternatives to Grape, Tastypie, and Pencil?

  • 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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