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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 Fat-Free?

Fat-Free Framework makes it easy to build entire Web sites in a jiffy. With the same power and brevity as modern Javascript toolkits and libraries, F3 helps you write better-looking and more reliable PHP programs.

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.

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    Cons

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    Companies

    What companies use Node.js?
    3546 companies on StackShare use Node.js
    What companies use Fat-Free?
    2 companies on StackShare use Fat-Free
    What companies use Grails?
    42 companies on StackShare use Grails

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
    What tools integrate with Fat-Free?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fat-Free
    What tools integrate with Grails?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails

    What are some alternatives to Node.js, Fat-Free, and Grails?

    • 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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