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.