Play vs. Atmosphere vs. Volt



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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 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.

What is Volt?

Volt is a ruby web framework where your ruby code runs on both the server and the client (via opal.) The DOM automatically update as the user interacts with the page. Page state can be stored in the URL, if the user hits a URL directly, the HTML will first be rendered on the server for faster load times and easier indexing by search engines.

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Pros

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

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

Why do developers choose Volt?
Why do you like Volt?

Cons

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

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

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

Pricing

How much does Play cost?
How much does Atmosphere cost?
How much does Volt cost?

Companies

What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Atmosphere?
2 companies on StackShare use Atmosphere
What companies use Volt?
3 companies on StackShare use Volt

Integrations

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 tools integrate with Volt?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Volt

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

  • 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

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