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Description

What is Phoenix Framework?

Phoenix is a framework for building HTML5 apps, API backends and distributed systems. Written in Elixir, you get beautiful syntax, productive tooling and a fast runtime.

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 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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Why do developers choose Phoenix Framework?
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    Why do developers choose Atmosphere?
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    Cons

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

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

    How much does Phoenix Framework cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use Phoenix Framework?
    60 companies on StackShare use Phoenix Framework
    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use Atmosphere?
    1 companies on StackShare use Atmosphere

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Phoenix Framework?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Phoenix Framework
    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
    What tools integrate with Atmosphere?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Atmosphere

    What are some alternatives to Phoenix Framework, Play, 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 Phoenix Framework



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