Django vs. MEAN vs. Play

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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 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.

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.

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Cons

What are the cons of using Django?
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Companies

What companies use Django?
1115 companies on StackShare use Django
What companies use MEAN?
54 companies on StackShare use MEAN
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play

Integrations

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

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

  • 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

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