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Description

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 Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

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.

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Cons

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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use .NET?
1966 companies on StackShare use .NET
What companies use Symfony?
415 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use CakePHP?
81 companies on StackShare use CakePHP

Integrations

What tools integrate with .NET?
32 tools on StackShare integrate with .NET
What tools integrate with Symfony?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP

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

  • 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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