Node.js vs. Django vs. MEAN



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Description

What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

What is Django?

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

What is MEAN?

MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Node.js?
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Why do developers choose Django?
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Why do developers choose MEAN?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Node.js?
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What are the cons of using Django?
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What are the cons of using MEAN?
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Companies

What companies use Node.js?
4712 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Django?
1147 companies on StackShare use Django
What companies use MEAN?
54 companies on StackShare use MEAN

Integrations

What tools integrate with Node.js?
95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Django?
25 tools on StackShare integrate with Django
What tools integrate with MEAN?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN

What are some alternatives to Node.js, Django, and MEAN?

  • 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
  • .NET - .NET is a free, cross-platform, open source developer platform for building many different types of applications.

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