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Description

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 Revel?

Revel makes it easy to build web applications using the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern by relying on conventions that require a certain structure in your application. In return, it is very light on configuration and enables an extremely fast development cycle.

What is Yii?

Yii comes with: MVC, DAO/ActiveRecord, I18N/L10N, caching, authentication and role-based access control, scaffolding, testing, etc. It can reduce your development time significantly.

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    Companies

    What companies use Dropwizard?
    44 companies on StackShare use Dropwizard
    What companies use Revel?
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    What companies use Yii?
    48 companies on StackShare use Yii

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Dropwizard?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Dropwizard
    What tools integrate with Revel?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Revel
    What tools integrate with Yii?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii

    What are some alternatives to Dropwizard, Revel, and Yii?

    • 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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