Play vs. Rocket vs. Blade



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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 Rocket?

Rocket is a web framework for Rust that makes it simple to write fast web applications without sacrificing flexibility or type safety. All with minimal code.

What is Blade?

Blade is a lightweight MVC framework. It is based on the principles of simplicity and elegance.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Rocket?
Why do you like Rocket?

Why do developers choose Blade?
Why do you like Blade?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Rocket?
No Cons submitted yet for Rocket
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What are the cons of using Blade?
No Cons submitted yet for Blade
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Companies

What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Rocket?
5 companies on StackShare use Rocket
What companies use Blade?
2 companies on StackShare use Blade

Integrations

What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Rocket?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rocket
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Play, Rocket, and Blade?

  • 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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