Rails vs. Symfony 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 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 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

Why do developers choose Rails?
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Why do developers choose Symfony?
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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 Symfony?
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What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2696 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Symfony?
432 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use CodeIgniter?
301 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Symfony?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter

What are some alternatives to Rails, Symfony, 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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