Node.js vs. Django vs. Play



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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 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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Why do developers choose Django?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Node.js?
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Companies

What companies use Node.js?
4622 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Django?
1119 companies on StackShare use Django
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play

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 Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play

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

  • 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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