CodeIgniter vs. Play

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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 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.

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Why do developers choose CodeIgniter?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
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    Companies

    What companies use CodeIgniter?
    251 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter
    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play

    What are some alternatives to CodeIgniter and Play?

    • 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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