Cross-platform, efficient, customizable, and robust asynchronous HTTP/WebSocket server C++14 library with the right balance between performance and ease of use (by Stiffstream)


Basic RESTinio repo stats
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Stiffstream/restinio is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 or later which is an OSI approved license.

RESTinio Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to RESTinio based on common topics and language

  • GitHub repo crow

    Crow is a very fast and easy to use C++ micro web framework (inspired by Python Flask) (by CrowCpp)

  • GitHub repo drogon

    Drogon: A C++14/17 based HTTP web application framework running on Linux/macOS/Unix/Windows

  • GitHub repo Boost.Beast

    HTTP and WebSocket built on Boost.Asio in C++11

  • GitHub repo Restbed

    Corvusoft's Restbed framework brings asynchronous RESTful functionality to C++14 applications.

  • GitHub repo json_dto

    A small header-only library for converting data between json representation and c++ structs (by Stiffstream)

  • GitHub repo IXWebSocket

    websocket and http client and server library, coming with ws, a command line swiss army knife utility

  • GitHub repo Osiris

    Free open-source game cheat for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, written in modern C++. GUI powered by Dear ImGui.

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Posts where RESTinio has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-03-04.
  • C++ Microservices in Docker | 2021-03-04
    I posted this list several times here, but it seems I have to do that yet another time. There are a plenty of embedded C++ HTTP server libraries/frameworks (in random order): RESTinio, Boost.Beast, cpp-httplib, http_backend, Pistache, RestBed, served, C++ REST SDK, proxygen, Simple-Web-Server, drogon, oat++.
  • The development of RESTinio has been suspended · Issue #148 · Stiffstream/restinio | 2021-03-01
  • Suggested libraries for building a REST service in C++? | 2021-01-25
    This comes up a lot. Checkout