Play vs. NestJS 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 NestJS?

Nest is a framework for building efficient, scalable Node.js server-side applications. It uses progressive JavaScript, is built with TypeScript (preserves compatibility with pure JavaScript) and combines elements of OOP (Object Oriented Programming), FP (Functional Programming), and FRP (Functional Reactive Programming). Under the hood, Nest makes use of Express, but also, provides compatibility with a wide range of other libraries, like e.g. Fastify, allowing for easy use of the myriad third-party plugins which are available.

What is Dancer?

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

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use NestJS?
7 companies on StackShare use NestJS
What companies use Dancer?
4 companies on StackShare use Dancer

Integrations

What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
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What tools integrate with Dancer?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

What are some alternatives to Play, NestJS, 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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