MEAN vs. Phalcon vs. Aura

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Description

What is MEAN?

MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.

What is Phalcon?

Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.

What is Aura?

The Aura project centers around a collection of high-quality, well-tested, semantically versioned, standards-compliant, independent library packages that can be used in any codebase.

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Why do developers choose MEAN?
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Why do developers choose Phalcon?
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Why do developers choose Aura?
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Cons

What are the cons of using MEAN?
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What are the cons of using Aura?
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Companies

What companies use MEAN?
54 companies on StackShare use MEAN
What companies use Phalcon?
29 companies on StackShare use Phalcon
What companies use Aura?
9 companies on StackShare use Aura

Integrations

What tools integrate with MEAN?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN
What tools integrate with Phalcon?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Phalcon
What tools integrate with Aura?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Aura

What are some alternatives to MEAN, Phalcon, and Aura?

  • 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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