.NET vs. Kohana vs. Swifton

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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 Kohana?

Kohana is an elegant, open source, and object oriented HMVC framework built using PHP5, by a team of volunteers. It aims to be swift, secure, and small.

What is Swifton?

A Ruby on Rails inspired Web Framework for Swift that runs on Linux and OS X.
Why do developers choose .NET?
Why do you like .NET?

Why do developers choose Kohana?
Why do you like Kohana?

Why do developers choose Swifton?
Why do you like Swifton?

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

What are the cons of using Kohana?
No Cons submitted yet for Kohana
Downsides of Kohana?

What are the cons of using Swifton?
No Cons submitted yet for Swifton
Downsides of Swifton?

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What companies use .NET?
1985 companies on StackShare use .NET
What companies use Kohana?
9 companies on StackShare use Kohana
What companies use Swifton?
0 companies on StackShare use Swifton
What tools integrate with .NET?
36 tools on StackShare integrate with .NET
What tools integrate with Kohana?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Kohana
What tools integrate with Swifton?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Swifton

What are some alternatives to .NET, Kohana, and Swifton?

  • 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

See all alternatives to .NET

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