Koa vs. Javalin vs. Pippo

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Description

What is 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.

What is Javalin?

Javalin started as a fork of the Spark framework but quickly turned into a ground-up rewrite influenced by express.js. Both of these web frameworks are inspired by the modern micro web framework grandfather: Sinatra, so if you’re coming from Ruby then Javalin shouldn’t feel too unfamiliar.

What is Pippo?

It's an open source (Apache License) micro web framework in Java, with minimal dependencies and a quick learning curve. The goal of this project is to create a micro web framework in Java that should be easy to use and hack. Pippo can be used in small and medium applications and also in applications based on micro services architecture.

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Cons

What are the cons of using Koa?
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Companies

What companies use Koa?
34 companies on StackShare use Koa
What companies use Javalin?
0 companies on StackShare use Javalin
What companies use Pippo?
0 companies on StackShare use Pippo

Integrations

What tools integrate with Koa?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Koa
What tools integrate with Javalin?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Javalin
What tools integrate with Pippo?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pippo

What are some alternatives to Koa, Javalin, and Pippo?

  • 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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