Skinny Framework VS Finatra

Compare Skinny Framework vs Finatra and see what are their differences.

Skinny Framework

:monorail: "Scala on Rails" - A full-stack web app framework for rapid development in Scala (by skinny-framework)


Fast, testable, Scala services built on TwitterServer and Finagle (by twitter)
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Skinny Framework Finatra
0 1
738 2,271
-0.3% -0.1%
0.0 6.3
12 months ago about 1 month ago
Scala Scala
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Skinny Framework

Posts with mentions or reviews of Skinny Framework. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning Skinny Framework yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Finatra. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-08.
  • Is Scala and Play Framework dying?
    5 projects | /r/scala | 8 Dec 2021
    Two alternatives for service frameworks come to mind. Finatra, the tried-and-tested service framework built and maintained by Twitter. Alternatively, ZIO (and its broader ecosystem) is a rising start that fully embraces functional programming and all its incredible benefits.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Skinny Framework and Finatra you can also consider the following projects:

Play - The Community Maintained High Velocity Web Framework For Java and Scala.

Scalatra - Tiny Scala high-performance, async web framework, inspired by Sinatra

Finagle - A fault tolerant, protocol-agnostic RPC system

Colossus - I/O and Microservice library for Scala

sangria - Scala GraphQL implementation

Reactive - A simple FRP library and a web UI framework built on it

Unfiltered - A toolkit for servicing HTTP requests in Scala

Chaos - A lightweight framework for writing REST services in Scala.

peregine - Async lightweight Scala web framework

youi - Next generation user interface and application development in Scala and Scala.js for web, mobile, and desktop.