Grails vs. Phalcon vs. MEAN

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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 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.

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    Companies

    What companies use Grails?
    42 companies on StackShare use Grails
    What companies use Phalcon?
    26 companies on StackShare use Phalcon
    What companies use MEAN?
    37 companies on StackShare use MEAN

    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
    What tools integrate with MEAN?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN

    What are some alternatives to Grails, Phalcon, and MEAN?

    • 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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