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Django vs Spring Boot: What are the differences?

Django: The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines. Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design; Spring Boot: Create Spring-powered, production-grade applications and services with absolute minimum fuss. Spring Boot makes it easy to create stand-alone, production-grade Spring based Applications that you can "just run". We take an opinionated view of the Spring platform and third-party libraries so you can get started with minimum fuss. Most Spring Boot applications need very little Spring configuration.

Django and Spring Boot belong to "Frameworks (Full Stack)" category of the tech stack.

"Rapid development", "Open source" and "Great community" are the key factors why developers consider Django; whereas "Powerful and handy", "Easy setup" and "Java" are the primary reasons why Spring Boot is favored.

Django and Spring Boot are both open source tools. Django with 42.6K GitHub stars and 18.3K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Spring Boot with 39.8K GitHub stars and 25.8K GitHub forks.

Instagram, Pinterest, and Udemy are some of the popular companies that use Django, whereas Spring Boot is used by MIT, Intuit, and PedidosYa. Django has a broader approval, being mentioned in 992 company stacks & 914 developers stacks; compared to Spring Boot, which is listed in 333 company stacks and 615 developer stacks.

What is Django?

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

What is Spring Boot?

Spring Boot makes it easy to create stand-alone, production-grade Spring based Applications that you can "just run". We take an opinionated view of the Spring platform and third-party libraries so you can get started with minimum fuss. Most Spring Boot applications need very little Spring configuration.
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What are some alternatives to Django and Spring Boot?
Flask
Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.
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.
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.
Laravel
It is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. It attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.
PHP
Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.
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