.NET vs. CakePHP vs. Rapidoid

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What is .NET?

.NET is a general purpose development platform. With .NET, you can use multiple languages, editors, and libraries to build native applications for web, mobile, desktop, gaming, and IoT for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and more.

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 Rapidoid?

Rapidoid consists of several de-coupled modules/frameworks which can be used separately or together: http-fast, gui, web, fluent, u, and more.
Why do developers choose .NET?
Why do you like .NET?

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

Why do developers choose Rapidoid?
Why do you like Rapidoid?

What are the cons of using .NET?
Downsides of .NET?

What are the cons of using CakePHP?
No Cons submitted yet for CakePHP
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What are the cons of using Rapidoid?
No Cons submitted yet for Rapidoid
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How much does .NET cost?
How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing
How much does Rapidoid cost?
What companies use .NET?
1985 companies on StackShare use .NET
What companies use CakePHP?
83 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use Rapidoid?
0 companies on StackShare use Rapidoid
What tools integrate with .NET?
36 tools on StackShare integrate with .NET
What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
What tools integrate with Rapidoid?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rapidoid

What are some alternatives to .NET, CakePHP, and Rapidoid?

  • 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

See all alternatives to .NET

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