Symfony vs. Phoenix Framework vs. CakePHP

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Description

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 Phoenix Framework?

Phoenix is a framework for building HTML5 apps, API backends and distributed systems. Written in Elixir, you get beautiful syntax, productive tooling and a fast runtime.

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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    What are the cons of using CakePHP?
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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use Symfony?
    310 companies on StackShare use Symfony
    What companies use Phoenix Framework?
    60 companies on StackShare use Phoenix Framework
    What companies use CakePHP?
    65 companies on StackShare use CakePHP

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Symfony?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
    What tools integrate with Phoenix Framework?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Phoenix Framework
    What tools integrate with CakePHP?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP

    What are some alternatives to Symfony, Phoenix Framework, 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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    Latest News

    New in Symfony 4.1: Validator improvements
    A week of symfony #581 (12-18 February 2018)
    New in Symfony: Reproducible builds


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