Rails vs. Spring vs. CodeIgniter



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Description

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 Spring?

A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.

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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Pros

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Why do developers choose Spring?
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Why do developers choose CodeIgniter?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
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What are the cons of using Spring?
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What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2668 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Spring?
403 companies on StackShare use Spring
What companies use CodeIgniter?
298 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Spring?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Spring
What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter

What are some alternatives to Rails, Spring, and CodeIgniter?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • 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

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