Play vs. Twisted vs. Buffalo

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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 Twisted?

Twisted is an event-driven networking engine written in Python and licensed under the open source ​MIT license. Twisted runs on Python 2 and an ever growing subset also works with Python 3. Twisted also supports many common network protocols, including SMTP, POP3, IMAP, SSHv2, and DNS.

What is Buffalo?

Buffalo is Go web framework. Yeah, I hate the word "framework" too! Buffalo is different though. Buffalo doesn't want to re-invent wheels like routing and templating. Buffalo is glue that wraps all of the best packages available and makes them all play nicely together.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Play?
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    Why do developers choose Buffalo?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Play?
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    What are the cons of using Twisted?
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    What are the cons of using Buffalo?
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    Companies

    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use Twisted?
    6 companies on StackShare use Twisted
    What companies use Buffalo?
    1 companies on StackShare use Buffalo

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
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    What tools integrate with Buffalo?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Buffalo

    What are some alternatives to Play, Twisted, and Buffalo?

    • 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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