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Jersey vs Slim: What are the differences?

What is Jersey? *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.

What is Slim? A PHP micro framework. Slim is easy to use for both beginners and professionals. Slim favors cleanliness over terseness and common cases over edge cases. Its interface is simple, intuitive, and extensively documented — both online and in the code itself.

Jersey and Slim can be primarily classified as "Microframeworks (Backend)" tools.

Slim is an open source tool with 10.1K GitHub stars and 1.85K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Slim's open source repository on GitHub.

According to the StackShare community, Slim has a broader approval, being mentioned in 43 company stacks & 139 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 Slim
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    Lightweight
  • 1
    Fast Performance With Microservices
  • 1
    Java standard
  • 31
    Microframework
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    API
  • 20
    Php
  • 20
    Open source
  • 11
    Fast
  • 8
    Restful & fast framework
  • 7
    Easy Setup, Great Documentation
  • 5
    Clear and straightforward
  • 5
    Good document to upgrade from previous version
  • 4
    Modular

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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 Slim?

Slim is easy to use for both beginners and professionals. Slim favors cleanliness over terseness and common cases over edge cases. Its interface is simple, intuitive, and extensively documented — both online and in the code itself.

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Jobs that mention Jersey and Slim as a desired skillset
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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland England London
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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland England London
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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland England London
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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland England Gloucester
CBRE
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland England London
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What are some alternatives to Jersey and Slim?
Spring
A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.
Jetty
Jetty is used in a wide variety of projects and products, both in development and production. Jetty can be easily embedded in devices, tools, frameworks, application servers, and clusters. See the Jetty Powered page for more uses of Jetty.
Spring Boot
Spring Boot makes it easy to create stand-alone, production-grade Spring based Applications that you can "just run". We take an opinionated view of the Spring platform and third-party libraries so you can get started with minimum fuss. Most Spring Boot applications need very little Spring configuration.
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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