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Which strongly typed language should I use to build a web service?
1 project | reddit.com/r/AskProgramming | 26 Jul 2022
Jetbrains also created https://ktor.io
Create any kind of app with Kotlin
5 projects | dev.to | 22 Jul 2022
Ktor, to easily make any server side apps using DSLs.
Construindo uma Blockchain em Kotlin
5 projects | dev.to | 31 May 2022
Kotlin Asynchronous Framework, Ktor 2.0, Released with New Plugins Feature
1 project | reddit.com/r/Kotlin | 4 May 2022
Ah damn, looks like no: https://github.com/ktorio/ktor/issues/671
Ask HN: Closest thing to Django in Java world?
4 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 8 Apr 2022
Scala project rewrite
2 projects | reddit.com/r/scala | 3 Apr 2022
There's also ktor https://ktor.io/ if you're looking for something newer and lighter weight than spring.
production ready backend tech stack
I think the closest I've seen is languages that have features that let you write code that looks like a DSL (domain specific language) without actually being one, like ktor in kotlin. But even this is kotlin, a language largely used in android development, being used in an interesting and not-popular way. Once again, the pragmatism of picking something not the most "elegant" and "clean", but the most productive, legible, and popular, shows itself.
Which is better for an Android backend, PHP or Node.js?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/Kotlin | 24 Mar 2022
should i learn go or kotlin for back-end development ?
1 project | reddit.com/r/webdev | 23 Mar 2022
Kotlin is actually a great language for backend web dev. Check out ktor: https://ktor.io/
Getting Started With Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile
7 projects | dev.to | 17 Feb 2022
Ktor is a Jetbrains created library for making Kotlin web servers and clients. It has a nice API and is easy to write api requests.
What are some alternatives?
Quarkus - Quarkus: Supersonic Subatomic Java.
http4k - The Functional toolkit for Kotlin HTTP applications. http4k provides a simple and uniform way to serve, consume, and test HTTP services.
javalin - A simple and modern Java and Kotlin web framework [Moved to: https://github.com/javalin/javalin]
vertx-lang-kotlin - Vert.x for Kotlin
spring-native - Spring Native provides beta support for compiling Spring applications to native executables using GraalVM native-image compiler.
Jooby - The modular web framework for Java and Kotlin
vaadin-on-kotlin - Writing full-stack statically-typed web apps on JVM at its simplest
kovert - The invisible REST and web framework
spark-kotlin - A Spark DSL in idiomatic kotlin // dependency: com.sparkjava:spark-kotlin:1.0.0-alpha
hexagon - Hexagon is a microservices toolkit written in Kotlin. Its purpose is to ease the building of services (Web applications or APIs) that run inside a cloud platform.
apollo-android - :robot: A strongly-typed, caching GraphQL client for the JVM, Android, and Kotlin multiplatform.
GraphQL Kotlin - Libraries for running GraphQL in Kotlin