Node.js vs. Meteor vs. Aura



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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 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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Pros

Why do developers choose Node.js?
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Why do developers choose Meteor?
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Why do developers choose Aura?
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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 Aura?
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Pricing

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How much does Meteor cost?
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Companies

What companies use Node.js?
4624 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Meteor?
243 companies on StackShare use Meteor
What companies use Aura?
9 companies on StackShare use Aura

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 Aura?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Aura

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

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  • 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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