MEAN vs. Hoodie vs. Zend Framework

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Description

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.

What is Hoodie?

We want to enable you to build complete web apps in days, without having to worry about backends, databases or servers, all with an open source library that's as simple to use as jQuery.

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.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using MEAN?
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    What are the cons of using Zend Framework?
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    Companies

    What companies use MEAN?
    37 companies on StackShare use MEAN
    What companies use Hoodie?
    1 companies on StackShare use Hoodie
    What companies use Zend Framework?
    36 companies on StackShare use Zend Framework

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MEAN?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN
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    What tools integrate with Zend Framework?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Zend Framework

    What are some alternatives to MEAN, Hoodie, and Zend 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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