Node.js vs. Meteor vs. Atmosphere



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Description

What is 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.

What is Meteor?

A Meteor application is a mix of JavaScript that runs inside a client web browser, JavaScript that runs on the Meteor server inside a Node.js container, and all the supporting HTML fragments, CSS rules, and static assets.

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Node.js?
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Why do developers choose Meteor?
Why do you like Meteor?

Why do developers choose Atmosphere?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Node.js?
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What are the cons of using Meteor?
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What are the cons of using Atmosphere?
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Pricing

How much does Node.js cost?
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How much does Atmosphere cost?

Companies

What companies use Node.js?
4693 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Meteor?
245 companies on StackShare use Meteor
What companies use Atmosphere?
2 companies on StackShare use Atmosphere

Integrations

What tools integrate with Node.js?
95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Meteor?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor
What tools integrate with Atmosphere?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Atmosphere

What are some alternatives to Node.js, Meteor, and Atmosphere?

  • 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
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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