CodeIgniter vs. Grails vs. Zend Framework



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Description

What is CodeIgniter?

CodeIgniter is a proven, agile & open PHP web application framework with a small footprint. It is powering the next generation of web apps.

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 Zend Framework?

Zend Framework 2 is an open source framework for developing web applications and services using PHP 5.3+. Zend Framework 2 uses 100% object-oriented code and utilises most of the new features of PHP 5.3, namely namespaces, late static binding, lambda functions and closures.

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Why do developers choose Grails?
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Cons

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Companies

What companies use CodeIgniter?
297 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
What companies use Grails?
53 companies on StackShare use Grails
What companies use Zend Framework?
47 companies on StackShare use Zend Framework

Integrations

What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter
What tools integrate with Grails?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails
What tools integrate with Zend Framework?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Zend Framework

What are some alternatives to CodeIgniter, Grails, and Zend Framework?

  • 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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