Play vs. Dancer vs. Atmosphere

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Description

What is Play?

Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.

What is Dancer?

Dancer is a free and open source micro web application framework written in Perl.

What is Atmosphere?

The Atmosphere Framework contains client and server side components for building Asynchronous Web Applications. The majority of popular frameworks are either supporting Atmosphere or supported natively by the framework. The Atmosphere Framework supports all major Browsers and Servers.

Pros

Why do developers choose Play?
  • Why do you like Play?

    Why do developers choose Dancer?
    Why do you like Dancer?

    Why do developers choose Atmosphere?
    Why do you like Atmosphere?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using Play?
    Downsides of Play?

    What are the cons of using Dancer?
    No Cons submitted yet for Dancer
    Downsides of Dancer?

    What are the cons of using Atmosphere?
    No Cons submitted yet for Atmosphere
    Downsides of Atmosphere?

    Pricing

    How much does Play cost?
    How much does Dancer cost?
    How much does Atmosphere cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use Dancer?
    3 companies on StackShare use Dancer
    What companies use Atmosphere?
    1 companies on StackShare use Atmosphere

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
    What tools integrate with Dancer?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer
    What tools integrate with Atmosphere?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Atmosphere

    What are some alternatives to Play, Dancer, and Atmosphere?

    • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
    • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
    • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
    • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

    See all alternatives to Play



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