Rails vs. Symfony vs. Dropwizard



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Description

What is Rails?

Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.

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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Pros

Why do developers choose Rails?
Why do you like Rails?

Why do developers choose Symfony?
Why do you like Symfony?

Why do developers choose Dropwizard?
Why do you like Dropwizard?

Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
Downsides of Rails?

What are the cons of using Symfony?
Downsides of Symfony?

What are the cons of using Dropwizard?
No Cons submitted yet for Dropwizard
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2695 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Symfony?
431 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use Dropwizard?
57 companies on StackShare use Dropwizard

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
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 Rails, Symfony, and Dropwizard?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • 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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