Grails vs. Dropwizard vs. Volt

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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 Volt?

Volt is a ruby web framework where your ruby code runs on both the server and the client (via opal.) The DOM automatically update as the user interacts with the page. Page state can be stored in the URL, if the user hits a URL directly, the HTML will first be rendered on the server for faster load times and easier indexing by search engines.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Grails?
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Why do developers choose Dropwizard?
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Why do developers choose Volt?
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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?
No Cons submitted yet for Dropwizard
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What are the cons of using Volt?
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Companies

What companies use Grails?
52 companies on StackShare use Grails
What companies use Dropwizard?
55 companies on StackShare use Dropwizard
What companies use Volt?
3 companies on StackShare use Volt

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 Volt?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Volt

What are some alternatives to Grails, Dropwizard, and Volt?

  • 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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