REST API Performance Comparison Python vs Golang

08 Jan, 2020 / Blog Posts By: Innovation Incubator

In this post, we’re going to explore building APIs with Python and GO. We’re going to put these two languages to the test and grade their performance based on response time. I’ll be using Postman for API testing. REST APIs in Python is powered by Flask and Mux for Golang

We are going to perform CRUD operations onto a PostgreSQL instance running on localhost using python and go and rate them across each category.

What is CRUD? It stands for Create, Read, Update and Delete, these are the basic operations performed on a database. Read more about it from the below reference.

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