Ask HN: Where to Host a FastAPI App

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  • backendlore

    How I write backends

    Sure it's not for everyone. I learnt a lot doing cash strapped startups where there wasn't a devops person. AWS can get expensive, especially when you start using more and more services (lambda,dynamodb,rds,elasticache etc) although it can be easily scaled.

    Note, you probably shouldn't do it by hand (setting up your own services). You'd use Ansible/Terraform.

    For those that are interested but not quite ready, here's a great article [0].


  • uvicorn

    An ASGI web server, for Python. 🦄

    I switched to Hypercorn because Uvicorn currently supports HTTP/1.1 and WebSockets as mentioned at


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