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Description

What is Spring?

A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.

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.

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    Companies

    What companies use Spring?
    286 companies on StackShare use Spring
    What companies use Play?
    106 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use io.js?
    4 companies on StackShare use io.js

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Spring?
    8 tools on StackShare integrate with Spring
    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 are some alternatives to Spring, Play, and io.js?

    • 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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