Rails API vs. graphql-yoga vs. Sapper

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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.

What is graphql-yoga?

Easiest way to run a GraphQL server: Sensible defaults & includes everything you need with minimal setup.;Includes Subscriptions: Built-in support for GraphQL subscriptions using WebSockets.;Compatible: Works with all GraphQL clients (Apollo, Relay...) and fits seamless in your GraphQL workflow.

What is Sapper?

Sapper focuses on easy of use. It is alpha now and only compiled with rust nightly.

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What companies use Rails API?
1 companies on StackShare use Rails API
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What companies use Sapper?
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Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails API?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails API
What tools integrate with graphql-yoga?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with graphql-yoga
What tools integrate with Sapper?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Sapper

What are some alternatives to Rails API, graphql-yoga, and Sapper?

  • 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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