What is Uvicorn?
It is a lightning-fast ASGI server, built on uvloop and httptools. Until recently Python has lacked a minimal low-level server/application interface for asyncio frameworks. The ASGI specification fills this gap, and means we're now able to start building a common set of tooling usable across all asyncio frameworks.
Uvicorn is a tool in the Web Servers category of a tech stack.
Uvicorn is an open source tool with 7K GitHub stars and 640 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Uvicorn's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Uvicorn?
15 companies reportedly use Uvicorn in their tech stacks, including Backend, SMARTTechStack, and Zesty.ai Data and App Stack.
31 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Uvicorn.
- ASGI server implementation
- Supports HTTP/1.1 and WebSockets
- Support for HTTP/2 is planned
Uvicorn Alternatives & Comparisons
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