Symfony vs. MEAN vs. Fat-Free



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Description

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 MEAN?

MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.

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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose MEAN?
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Why do developers choose Fat-Free?
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Cons

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What are the cons of using MEAN?
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What are the cons of using Fat-Free?
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Companies

What companies use Symfony?
422 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use MEAN?
54 companies on StackShare use MEAN
What companies use Fat-Free?
2 companies on StackShare use Fat-Free

Integrations

What tools integrate with Symfony?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
What tools integrate with MEAN?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN
What tools integrate with Fat-Free?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fat-Free

What are some alternatives to Symfony, MEAN, and Fat-Free?

  • 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

See all alternatives to Symfony

Latest News

New in Symfony 4.1: Validator improvements
A week of symfony #581 (12-18 February 2018)
New in Symfony: Reproducible builds


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