Web API vs ServiceStack

In this blog post I will examine the claim made in a twit by Anil Mujagić. The claim is that ServiceStack is 3 times faster than Web Api. It is backed by test project https://github.com/anilmujagic/ServiceBenchmark. These are the results of that test:


Here you can find a WPF app with a click once deployment. I use Roslyn script engine to turn C# code into function that is being graphed on a canvas.

This is how a common output looks:

For example you can write something like:




OR something more complex like: