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Description

What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

What is Rails?

Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.

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.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Node.js?
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    What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
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    Companies

    What companies use Node.js?
    3475 companies on StackShare use Node.js
    What companies use Rails?
    2198 companies on StackShare use Rails
    What companies use CodeIgniter?
    249 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    94 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
    What tools integrate with Rails?
    39 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
    What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter

    What are some alternatives to Node.js, Rails, and CodeIgniter?

    • 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
    • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans
    • .NET - .NET is a free, cross-platform, open source developer platform for building many different types of applications.

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