Rails vs. Zend Framework vs. Atmosphere

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Description

What is Rails?

Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.

What is Zend Framework?

Zend Framework 2 is an open source framework for developing web applications and services using PHP 5.3+. Zend Framework 2 uses 100% object-oriented code and utilises most of the new features of PHP 5.3, namely namespaces, late static binding, lambda functions and closures.

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 Rails?
  • Why do you like Rails?

    Why do developers choose Zend Framework?
    Why do you like Zend Framework?

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

    Cons

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

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

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

    How much does Rails cost?
    How much does Zend Framework cost?
    How much does Atmosphere cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Rails?
    2181 companies on StackShare use Rails
    What companies use Zend Framework?
    33 companies on StackShare use Zend Framework
    What companies use Atmosphere?
    1 companies on StackShare use Atmosphere

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Rails?
    39 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
    What tools integrate with Zend Framework?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Zend Framework
    What tools integrate with Atmosphere?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Atmosphere

    What are some alternatives to Rails, Zend Framework, and Atmosphere?

    • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
    • 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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