Play vs. CakePHP vs. Dancer



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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 CakePHP?

CakePHP makes building web applications simpler, faster, while requiring less code. A modern PHP 7 framework offering a flexible database access layer and a powerful scaffolding system.

What is Dancer?

Dancer is a free and open source micro web application framework written in Perl.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose CakePHP?
Why do you like CakePHP?

Why do developers choose Dancer?
Why do you like Dancer?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using CakePHP?
No Cons submitted yet for CakePHP
Downsides of CakePHP?

What are the cons of using Dancer?
No Cons submitted yet for Dancer
Downsides of Dancer?

Pricing

How much does Play cost?
How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing
How much does Dancer cost?

Companies

What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use CakePHP?
82 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use Dancer?
4 companies on StackShare use Dancer

Integrations

What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
What tools integrate with Dancer?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

What are some alternatives to Play, CakePHP, and Dancer?

  • 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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