Play vs. Fat-Free vs. Volt



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Description

What is Play?

Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.

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 Volt?

Volt is a ruby web framework where your ruby code runs on both the server and the client (via opal.) The DOM automatically update as the user interacts with the page. Page state can be stored in the URL, if the user hits a URL directly, the HTML will first be rendered on the server for faster load times and easier indexing by search engines.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Play?
Why do you like Play?

Why do developers choose Fat-Free?
Why do you like Fat-Free?

Why do developers choose Volt?
Why do you like Volt?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Fat-Free?
No Cons submitted yet for Fat-Free
Downsides of Fat-Free?

What are the cons of using Volt?
No Cons submitted yet for Volt
Downsides of Volt?

Companies

What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Fat-Free?
2 companies on StackShare use Fat-Free
What companies use Volt?
3 companies on StackShare use Volt

Integrations

What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Fat-Free?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fat-Free
What tools integrate with Volt?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Volt

What are some alternatives to Play, Fat-Free, and Volt?

  • 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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