Play vs. JAWS vs. Volt

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Favorites

42

Favorites

20

Favorites

4

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 717
  • 144
  • 0
  • -
  • 72
  • 59
  • 21
  • 144
  • 137

GitHub Stats

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 JAWS?

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

What is Volt?

Volt is a ruby web framework where your ruby code runs on both the server and the client (via opal.) The DOM automatically update as the user interacts with the page. Page state can be stored in the URL, if the user hits a URL directly, the HTML will first be rendered on the server for faster load times and easier indexing by search engines.

Pros

Why do developers choose Play?
  • Why do you like Play?

    Why do developers choose JAWS?
    Why do you like JAWS?

    Why do developers choose Volt?
  • Why do you like Volt?

    Cons

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

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

    What are the cons of using Volt?
    No Cons submitted yet for Volt
    Downsides of Volt?

    Pricing

    How much does Play cost?
    How much does JAWS cost?
    How much does Volt cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use JAWS?
    0 companies on StackShare use JAWS
    What companies use Volt?
    3 companies on StackShare use Volt

    Integrations

    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 tools integrate with Volt?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Volt

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

    • 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

    See all alternatives to Play



    Interest Over Time


    Get help choosing one of these