Replacing FastAPI with Rust: Part 1 — Intro

The Rust mascot ‘Ferris the Crab’ holds the logos for FastAPI and Rust and is smooshing them together.
Cover image created by me using Ferris the Crab, the Rust logo, and the FastAPI logo.

What is this Series?

I am going to produce a series of blog posts attempting to create a method for replacing FastAPI applications with Rust for my particular use case. I don’t know what this will lead to just yet; it may end up being a tutorial, it may end up being a development log as I create the pieces of the ecosystem that are missing, it may end up being only one more…