Node.js vs. Symfony vs. Dropwizard

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Description

What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

What is Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

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.

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    Companies

    What companies use Node.js?
    3476 companies on StackShare use Node.js
    What companies use Symfony?
    311 companies on StackShare use Symfony
    What companies use Dropwizard?
    43 companies on StackShare use Dropwizard

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    94 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
    What tools integrate with Symfony?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
    What tools integrate with Dropwizard?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Dropwizard

    What are some alternatives to Node.js, Symfony, and Dropwizard?

    • 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
    • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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