Django vs. Play vs. Grails



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Description

What is Django?

Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.

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 Grails?

Grails is a framework used to build web applications with the Groovy programming language. The core framework is very extensible and there are numerous plugins available that provide easy integration of add-on features.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Django?
Why do you like Django?

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

Why do developers choose Grails?
Why do you like Grails?

Cons

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

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

What are the cons of using Grails?
No Cons submitted yet for Grails
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Companies

What companies use Django?
1143 companies on StackShare use Django
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Grails?
53 companies on StackShare use Grails

Integrations

What tools integrate with Django?
25 tools on StackShare integrate with Django
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Grails?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails

What are some alternatives to Django, Play, and Grails?

  • 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.
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

See all alternatives to Django

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