Grails vs. Phalcon vs. Lift Framework



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Description

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.

What is Phalcon?

Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.

What is Lift Framework?

Lift creates abstractions that allow easier expression of business logic and then maps those abstractions to HTTP and HTML. This approach differs from traditional web frameworks which build abstractions on top of HTTP and HTML and require the developer to bridge between common business logic patterns and the underlying protocol.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Grails?
53 companies on StackShare use Grails
What companies use Phalcon?
29 companies on StackShare use Phalcon
What companies use Lift Framework?
2 companies on StackShare use Lift Framework

Integrations

What tools integrate with Grails?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails
What tools integrate with Phalcon?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Phalcon
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What are some alternatives to Grails, Phalcon, and Lift Framework?

  • 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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