.NET vs. Grails



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What is .NET?

.NET is a general purpose development platform. With .NET, you can use multiple languages, editors, and libraries to build native applications for web, mobile, desktop, gaming, and IoT for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and more.

What is Grails?

Grails is a framework used to build web applications with the Groovy programming language. The core framework is very extensible and there are numerous plugins available that provide easy integration of add-on features.

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Why do developers choose .NET?
Why do you like .NET?

Why do developers choose Grails?
Why do you like Grails?

What are the cons of using .NET?
Downsides of .NET?

What are the cons of using Grails?
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What companies use .NET?
1978 companies on StackShare use .NET
What companies use Grails?
55 companies on StackShare use Grails
What tools integrate with .NET?
32 tools on StackShare integrate with .NET
What tools integrate with Grails?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails

What are some alternatives to .NET and Grails?

  • 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.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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