CakePHP vs. Grails vs. webapp2



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Description

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 Grails?

Grails is a framework used to build web applications with the Groovy programming language. The core framework is very extensible and there are numerous plugins available that provide easy integration of add-on features.

What is webapp2?

webapp2 is a simple. it follows the simplicity of webapp, but improves it in some ways: it adds better URI routing and exception handling, a full featured response object and a more flexible dispatching mechanism.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Grails?
Why do you like Grails?

Why do developers choose webapp2?
Why do you like webapp2?

Cons

What are the cons of using CakePHP?
No Cons submitted yet for CakePHP
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What are the cons of using Grails?
No Cons submitted yet for Grails
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What are the cons of using webapp2?
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Pricing

How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing
How much does Grails cost?
How much does webapp2 cost?

Companies

What companies use CakePHP?
81 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use Grails?
53 companies on StackShare use Grails
What companies use webapp2?
6 companies on StackShare use webapp2

Integrations

What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
What tools integrate with Grails?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails
What tools integrate with webapp2?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with webapp2

What are some alternatives to CakePHP, Grails, and webapp2?

  • 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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