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MEAN

A Simple, Scalable and Easy starting point for full stack javascript web development
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What is MEAN?

MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.
MEAN is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.
MEAN is an open source tool with 11.9K GitHub stars and 3.6K GitHub forks. Here鈥檚 a link to MEAN's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses MEAN?

Companies
53 companies reportedly use MEAN in their tech stacks, including Accenture, Fiverr, and UNIQLO.

Developers
247 developers on StackShare have stated that they use MEAN.

MEAN Integrations

Node.js, MongoDB, AngularJS, ExpressJS, and eXist-db are some of the popular tools that integrate with MEAN. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with MEAN.

Why developers like MEAN?

Here鈥檚 a list of reasons why companies and developers use MEAN
Private Decisions at about MEAN
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Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by members of with MEAN in their tech stack.

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Christian Bryant
Christian Bryant
Web Development | 1 upvotes 7.3K views
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FULL STACK ( preferred if;at all possible! ). Any "NEW" project (all me) I am tasked with I try to sketch it out with MEAN in mind first and then will tweak or stray from the 'plan' when necessary MEAN

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Khalid Garner
Khalid Garner
Full Stack Web Developer Lead | 1 upvotes 0 views
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Mongo for nosql, express server angular front end and node packages MEAN

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Public Decisions about MEAN

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose MEAN in their tech stack.

Tyler Harden
Tyler Harden
Software Engineer at datapile | 1 upvotes 7.4K views
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MongoDB is a solid NoSQL store. Angular.js is being vetted as a potential front-end framework for the website (though it may ultimately not be used for the non-app site). Everything is running on node.js and hosted via an Express.js web server (though we are looking into Koa.js as it is the official successor to Express.js) MEAN

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Christian Bryant
Christian Bryant
Web Development | 1 upvotes 7.3K views
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MEAN

FULL STACK ( preferred if;at all possible! ). Any "NEW" project (all me) I am tasked with I try to sketch it out with MEAN in mind first and then will tweak or stray from the 'plan' when necessary MEAN

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MEAN Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to MEAN?
Mode
Created by analysts, for analysts, Mode is a SQL-based analytics tool that connects directly to your database. Mode is designed to alleviate the bottlenecks in today's analytical workflow and drive collaboration around data projects.
Node.js
Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
ASP.NET
.NET is a developer platform made up of tools, programming languages, and libraries for building many different types of applications.
Django
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
Laravel
It is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. It attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.
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MEAN's Followers
385 developers follow MEAN to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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