Grails vs. Dropwizard vs. io.js

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Description

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.

What is Dropwizard?

Dropwizard is a sneaky way of making fast Java web applications. Dropwizard pulls together stable, mature libraries from the Java ecosystem into a simple, light-weight package that lets you focus on getting things done.

What is io.js?

io.js is a JavaScript platform built on Chrome's V8 runtime. This project began as a fork of Joyent's Node.js and is compatible with the npm ecosystem.

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Why do developers choose Grails?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Grails?
    No Cons submitted yet for Grails
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    What are the cons of using Dropwizard?
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    What are the cons of using io.js?
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    Companies

    What companies use Grails?
    42 companies on StackShare use Grails
    What companies use Dropwizard?
    43 companies on StackShare use Dropwizard
    What companies use io.js?
    4 companies on StackShare use io.js

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Grails?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails
    What tools integrate with Dropwizard?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Dropwizard
    What tools integrate with io.js?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with io.js

    What are some alternatives to Grails, Dropwizard, and io.js?

    • 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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