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Description

What is Play?

Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.

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 Revel?

Revel makes it easy to build web applications using the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern by relying on conventions that require a certain structure in your application. In return, it is very light on configuration and enables an extremely fast development cycle.

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    Why do developers choose io.js?
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    Why do developers choose Revel?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Play?
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    What are the cons of using io.js?
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    What are the cons of using Revel?
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    Companies

    What companies use Play?
    105 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use io.js?
    4 companies on StackShare use io.js
    What companies use Revel?
    3 companies on StackShare use Revel

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
    What tools integrate with io.js?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with io.js
    What tools integrate with Revel?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Revel

    What are some alternatives to Play, io.js, and Revel?

    • 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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