What is Finagle?
Finagle is an extensible RPC system for the JVM, used to construct high-concurrency servers. Finagle implements uniform client and server APIs for several protocols, and is designed for high performance and concurrency.
Finagle is a tool in the Concurrency Frameworks category of a tech stack.
Finagle is an open source tool with 8.7K GitHub stars and 1.5K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Finagle's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Finagle?
14 companies reportedly use Finagle in their tech stacks, including Monzo, Amperity, and Dixa.
54 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Finagle.
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