Rails vs. Zend Framework vs. Fat-Free



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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 Zend Framework?

Zend Framework 2 is an open source framework for developing web applications and services using PHP 5.3+. Zend Framework 2 uses 100% object-oriented code and utilises most of the new features of PHP 5.3, namely namespaces, late static binding, lambda functions and closures.

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

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

Why do developers choose Zend Framework?
Why do you like Zend Framework?

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

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Zend Framework?
No Cons submitted yet for Zend Framework
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What are the cons of using Fat-Free?
No Cons submitted yet for Fat-Free
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2701 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Zend Framework?
47 companies on StackShare use Zend Framework
What companies use Fat-Free?
2 companies on StackShare use Fat-Free

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Zend Framework?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Zend Framework
What tools integrate with Fat-Free?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fat-Free

What are some alternatives to Rails, Zend Framework, and Fat-Free?

  • 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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