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hapi vs Restify: What are the differences?

hapi: Server Framework for Node.js. hapi is a simple to use configuration-centric framework with built-in support for input validation, caching, authentication, and other essential facilities for building web applications and services; Restify: node.js REST framework specifically meant for web service APIs. A Node.js web service framework optimized for building semantically correct RESTful web services ready for production use at scale. it optimizes for introspection and performance.

hapi and Restify can be categorized as "Microframeworks (Backend)" tools.

hapi and Restify are both open source tools. It seems that hapi with 11.3K GitHub stars and 1.16K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Restify with 9.31K GitHub stars and 957 GitHub forks.

What is hapi?

hapi is a simple to use configuration-centric framework with built-in support for input validation, caching, authentication, and other essential facilities for building web applications and services.

What is Restify?

A Node.js web service framework optimized for building semantically correct RESTful web services ready for production use at scale. it optimizes for introspection and performance.

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          What are some alternatives to hapi and Restify?
          ExpressJS
          Express is a minimal and flexible node.js web application framework, providing a robust set of features for building single and multi-page, and hybrid web applications.
          Flask
          Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.
          Django REST framework
          Django REST framework is a powerful and flexible toolkit that makes it easy to build Web APIs.
          Sinatra
          Sinatra is a DSL for quickly creating web applications in Ruby with minimal effort.
          Koa
          Koa aims to be a smaller, more expressive, and more robust foundation for web applications and APIs. Through leveraging generators Koa allows you to ditch callbacks and greatly increase error-handling. Koa does not bundle any middleware.
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          Thibault Maekelbergh uses hapihapi

          Serves static content. Was added to make it more easy to transition to serverside view templating and API.

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          Web framework for building RESTful APIs in Javascript.

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