Play vs. Fat-Free vs. Dancer



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Description

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.

What is Fat-Free?

Fat-Free Framework makes it easy to build entire Web sites in a jiffy. With the same power and brevity as modern Javascript toolkits and libraries, F3 helps you write better-looking and more reliable PHP programs.

What is Dancer?

Dancer is a free and open source micro web application framework written in Perl.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Play?
Why do you like Play?

Why do developers choose Fat-Free?
Why do you like Fat-Free?

Why do developers choose Dancer?
Why do you like Dancer?

Cons

What are the cons of using Play?
Downsides of Play?

What are the cons of using Fat-Free?
No Cons submitted yet for Fat-Free
Downsides of Fat-Free?

What are the cons of using Dancer?
No Cons submitted yet for Dancer
Downsides of Dancer?

Companies

What companies use Play?
137 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Fat-Free?
2 companies on StackShare use Fat-Free
What companies use Dancer?
4 companies on StackShare use Dancer

Integrations

What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Fat-Free?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fat-Free
What tools integrate with Dancer?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

What are some alternatives to Play, Fat-Free, and Dancer?

  • 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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