Node.js vs. Aura vs. Play



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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 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.

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.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Node.js?
4622 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Aura?
9 companies on StackShare use Aura
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play

Integrations

What tools integrate with Node.js?
95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Aura?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Aura
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play

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

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  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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