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 3K GitHub stars and 226 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Uvicorn's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Uvicorn?
5 companies reportedly use Uvicorn in their tech stacks, including Zesty.ai Data and App Stack, Hostel Hunt, and Recruit Coders.
- ASGI server implementation
- Supports HTTP/1.1 and WebSockets
- Support for HTTP/2 is planned
Uvicorn Alternatives & Comparisons
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