Rails vs. Grails vs. Mojolicious



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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 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 Mojolicious?

Back in the early days of the web, many people learned Perl because of a wonderful Perl library called CGI. It was simple enough to get started without knowing much about the language and powerful enough to keep you going, learning by doing was much fun. While most of the techniques used are outdated now, the idea behind it is not. Mojolicious is a new attempt at implementing this idea using state of the art technology.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Grails?
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Why do developers choose Mojolicious?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
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What are the cons of using Grails?
No Cons submitted yet for Grails
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What are the cons of using Mojolicious?
No Cons submitted yet for Mojolicious
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2695 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Grails?
53 companies on StackShare use Grails
What companies use Mojolicious?
8 companies on StackShare use Mojolicious

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Grails?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails
What tools integrate with Mojolicious?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Mojolicious

What are some alternatives to Rails, Grails, and Mojolicious?

  • 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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