Grails vs. Phoenix Framework vs. Trailblazer



Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 30
  • 165
  • 28.6K
  • -
  • 905
  • 3.02K
  • -
  • 98
  • 52

GitHub Stats

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 Phoenix Framework?

Phoenix is a framework for building HTML5 apps, API backends and distributed systems. Written in Elixir, you get beautiful syntax, productive tooling and a fast runtime.

What is Trailblazer?

Trailblazer is a thin layer on top of Rails. It gently enforces encapsulation, an intuitive code structure and gives you an object-oriented architecture. In a nutshell: Trailblazer makes you write logicless models that purely act as data objects, don't contain callbacks, nested attributes, validations or domain logic. It removes bulky controllers and strong_parameters by supplying additional layers to hold that code and completely replaces helpers.

Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

Pros

Why do developers choose Grails?
Why do you like Grails?

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

Why do developers choose Trailblazer?
Why do you like Trailblazer?

Cons

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

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

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

Pricing

How much does Grails cost?
How much does Phoenix Framework cost?
How much does Trailblazer cost?

Companies

What companies use Grails?
53 companies on StackShare use Grails
What companies use Phoenix Framework?
89 companies on StackShare use Phoenix Framework
What companies use Trailblazer?
2 companies on StackShare use Trailblazer

Integrations

What tools integrate with Grails?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails
What tools integrate with Phoenix Framework?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Phoenix Framework
What tools integrate with Trailblazer?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Trailblazer

What are some alternatives to Grails, Phoenix Framework, and Trailblazer?

  • 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

See all alternatives to Grails



Interest Over Time