Rails vs. Zend Framework vs. Dancer

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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 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 Dancer?

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

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Rails?
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    Companies

    What companies use Rails?
    2197 companies on StackShare use Rails
    What companies use Zend Framework?
    34 companies on StackShare use Zend Framework
    What companies use Dancer?
    3 companies on StackShare use Dancer

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Rails?
    39 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
    What tools integrate with Zend Framework?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Zend Framework
    What tools integrate with Dancer?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

    What are some alternatives to Rails, Zend Framework, and Dancer?

    • 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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