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Jersey vs Sails.js: What are the differences?

Developers describe Jersey as "A REST framework that provides a JAX-RS implementation *". It is open source, production quality, framework for developing RESTful Web Services in Java that provides support for JAX-RS APIs and serves as a JAX-RS (JSR 311 & JSR 339) Reference Implementation. It provides it’s own API that extend the JAX-RS toolkit with additional features and utilities to further simplify RESTful service and client development. On the other hand, *Sails.js** is detailed as "Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js". Sails is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture.

Jersey and Sails.js belong to "Microframeworks (Backend)" category of the tech stack.

Sails.js is an open source tool with 20.7K GitHub stars and 1.85K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Sails.js's open source repository on GitHub.

Redox Engine, HYPH, and LapNghiep are some of the popular companies that use Sails.js, whereas Jersey is used by Bodybuilding.com, Unruly, and Nekso. Sails.js has a broader approval, being mentioned in 47 company stacks & 150 developers stacks; compared to Jersey, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 11 developer stacks.

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Pros of Jersey
Pros of Sails.js
  • 3
    Lightweight
  • 1
    Fast Performance With Microservices
  • 1
    Java standard
  • 48
    Data-driven apis
  • 46
    Waterline ORM
  • 36
    Mvc
  • 32
    Easy rest
  • 24
    Real-time
  • 20
    Open source
  • 19
    Service-oriented architecture
  • 18
    Scalable
  • 10
    Convension over configuration
  • 9
    Node machines and machinepacks
  • 9
    Rails-like asset pipeline
  • 7
    Easy route/controller generation
  • 6
    Ruby on Rails basic stuff for JS devs
  • 3
    CLI for scaffolding project pieces
  • 3
    WebSocket support
  • 1
    Supportive community

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Cons of Jersey
Cons of Sails.js
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    • 5
      Waterline ORM
    • 4
      Defaults to VueJS
    • 0
      Standard MVC

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    What is Jersey?

    It is open source, production quality, framework for developing RESTful Web Services in Java that provides support for JAX-RS APIs and serves as a JAX-RS (JSR 311 & JSR 339) Reference Implementation. It provides it’s own API that extend the JAX-RS toolkit with additional features and utilities to further simplify RESTful service and client development.

    What is Sails.js?

    Sails is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture.

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    Jobs that mention Jersey and Sails.js as a desired skillset
    CBRE
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland England London
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    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland England Gloucester
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    What are some alternatives to Jersey and Sails.js?
    Spring
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    ExpressJS
    Express is a minimal and flexible node.js web application framework, providing a robust set of features for building single and multi-page, and hybrid web applications.
    Flask
    Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.
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