Rails vs. Play vs. JAWS



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Description

What is Rails?

Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.

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 JAWS?

The Javascript + AWS Stack – A server-free, webapp boilerplate using bleeding-edge AWS services that redefine how to build massively scalable web applications

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Pros

Why do developers choose Rails?
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Why do developers choose Play?
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Why do developers choose JAWS?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
Downsides of Rails?

What are the cons of using Play?
Downsides of Play?

What are the cons of using JAWS?
No Cons submitted yet for JAWS
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Pricing

How much does Rails cost?
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How much does JAWS cost?

Companies

What companies use Rails?
2667 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use JAWS?
0 companies on StackShare use JAWS

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with JAWS?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with JAWS

What are some alternatives to Rails, Play, and JAWS?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • 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
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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