CodeIgniter vs. Zend Framework vs. webapp2



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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 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.

What is webapp2?

webapp2 is a simple. it follows the simplicity of webapp, but improves it in some ways: it adds better URI routing and exception handling, a full featured response object and a more flexible dispatching mechanism.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use CodeIgniter?
297 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
What companies use Zend Framework?
47 companies on StackShare use Zend Framework
What companies use webapp2?
6 companies on StackShare use webapp2

Integrations

What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter
What tools integrate with Zend Framework?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Zend Framework
What tools integrate with webapp2?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with webapp2

What are some alternatives to CodeIgniter, Zend Framework, and webapp2?

  • 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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