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Doctrine 2 vs SQLAlchemy: What are the differences?

Doctrine 2: An object-relational mapper (ORM) for PHP 5.3.2+ that provides transparent persistence for PHP objects. Doctrine 2 sits on top of a powerful database abstraction layer (DBAL). One of its key features is the option to write database queries in a proprietary object oriented SQL dialect called Doctrine Query Language (DQL), inspired by Hibernates HQL; SQLAlchemy: The Python SQL Toolkit and Object Relational Mapper. SQLAlchemy is the Python SQL toolkit and Object Relational Mapper that gives application developers the full power and flexibility of SQL.

Doctrine 2 and SQLAlchemy belong to "Object Relational Mapper (ORM)" category of the tech stack.

SQLAlchemy is an open source tool with 3.34K GitHub stars and 888 GitHub forks. Here's a link to SQLAlchemy's open source repository on GitHub.

WakaTime, YOU-app, and MonkeyLearn are some of the popular companies that use SQLAlchemy, whereas Doctrine 2 is used by Vend, LinkORB, and zombakka. SQLAlchemy has a broader approval, being mentioned in 34 company stacks & 29 developers stacks; compared to Doctrine 2, which is listed in 35 company stacks and 12 developer stacks.

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    Great abstraction, easy to use, good docs
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    Object-Oriented
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    Easy setup
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    What is Doctrine 2?

    Doctrine 2 sits on top of a powerful database abstraction layer (DBAL). One of its key features is the option to write database queries in a proprietary object oriented SQL dialect called Doctrine Query Language (DQL), inspired by Hibernates HQL.

    What is SQLAlchemy?

    SQLAlchemy is the Python SQL toolkit and Object Relational Mapper that gives application developers the full power and flexibility of SQL.

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    What are some alternatives to Doctrine 2 and SQLAlchemy?
    Propel
    Propel provides a GPU-backed numpy-like infrastructure for scientific computing in JavaScript.
    Hibernate
    Hibernate is a suite of open source projects around domain models. The flagship project is Hibernate ORM, the Object Relational Mapper.
    Entity Framework
    It is an object-relational mapper that enables .NET developers to work with relational data using domain-specific objects. It eliminates the need for most of the data-access code that developers usually need to write.
    Sequelize
    Sequelize is a promise-based ORM for Node.js and io.js. It supports the dialects PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, SQLite and MSSQL and features solid transaction support, relations, read replication and more.
    Dapper
    It is an object-relational mapping product for the Microsoft.NET platform: it provides a framework for mapping an object-oriented domain model to a traditional relational database.
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