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io.js vs Phalcon: What are the differences?

io.js: A friendly fork of Node.js with an open governance model. io.js is a JavaScript platform built on Chrome's V8 runtime. This project began as a fork of Joyent's Node.js and is compatible with the npm ecosystem; Phalcon: Web framework delivered as a C-extension for PHP. Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.

io.js and Phalcon belong to "Frameworks (Full Stack)" category of the tech stack.

"Compatible with NPM" is the primary reason why developers consider io.js over the competitors, whereas "Fast" was stated as the key factor in picking Phalcon.

Phalcon is an open source tool with 9.74K GitHub stars and 1.78K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Phalcon's open source repository on GitHub.

Sellsuki, Learning Data, and Ringostat are some of the popular companies that use Phalcon, whereas io.js is used by Five, SkyparkCDN, and Stampery. Phalcon has a broader approval, being mentioned in 28 company stacks & 15 developers stacks; compared to io.js, which is listed in 4 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.

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What is io.js?

io.js is a JavaScript platform built on Chrome's V8 runtime. This project began as a fork of Joyent's Node.js and is compatible with the npm ecosystem.

What is Phalcon?

Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.
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    Socket.IO
    It enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.
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    Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
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    Rails
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    Review ofPhalconPhalcon

    'm a professional web developer from Vietnam with B.S Physics and Engineering. I'm a Phalcon enthusiast as Opensource. In free time, I was support on forum Phalcon also my forum and contribution core Phalcon.

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    I think precompiled PHP is the way to go. It saves CPU cycles, RAM and overall I/O. It saves money too. Smaller requirements = smaller bills.

    I've tried symfony and zend. Phalcon was easiest to use.

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    Taylor Host uses PhalconPhalcon

    Internal/admin tools; in-house ground-truth training client.

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    Jesse B uses PhalconPhalcon

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