ServiceStack vs Tapestry: What are the differences?
What is ServiceStack? *A configuration free, code-first, light-weight framework *. It is a configuration free, code-first, light-weight framework built on top of ASP.NET for building services and web applications. As the name suggests, it is a stack of services. It provides with just everything that one needs for building end-to-end web services.
What is Tapestry? An open-source component-oriented Java web application framework. It is an open-source framework for creating dynamic, robust, highly scalable web applications in Java. It involves creating HTML templates using plain HTML, and adding a small java class for each.
ServiceStack and Tapestry can be categorized as "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools.
Tapestry is an open source tool with 77 GitHub stars and 62 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Tapestry's open source repository on GitHub.