Play vs. CakePHP vs. NestJS

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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 NestJS?

Nest is a framework for building efficient, scalable Node.js server-side applications. It uses progressive JavaScript, is built with TypeScript (preserves compatibility with pure JavaScript) and combines elements of OOP (Object Oriented Programming), FP (Functional Programming), and FRP (Functional Reactive Programming). Under the hood, Nest makes use of Express, but also, provides compatibility with a wide range of other libraries, like e.g. Fastify, allowing for easy use of the myriad third-party plugins which are available.

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using Play?
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What are the cons of using CakePHP?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use CakePHP?
81 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use NestJS?
7 companies on StackShare use NestJS

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

  • 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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