Meteor vs. MEAN vs. Kohana



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Description

What is Meteor?

A Meteor application is a mix of JavaScript that runs inside a client web browser, JavaScript that runs on the Meteor server inside a Node.js container, and all the supporting HTML fragments, CSS rules, and static assets.

What is MEAN?

MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.

What is Kohana?

Kohana is an elegant, open source, and object oriented HMVC framework built using PHP5, by a team of volunteers. It aims to be swift, secure, and small.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Meteor?
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Why do developers choose MEAN?
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Why do developers choose Kohana?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Meteor?
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What are the cons of using MEAN?
No Cons submitted yet for MEAN
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What are the cons of using Kohana?
No Cons submitted yet for Kohana
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Pricing

How much does Meteor cost?
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How much does Kohana cost?

Companies

What companies use Meteor?
246 companies on StackShare use Meteor
What companies use MEAN?
54 companies on StackShare use MEAN
What companies use Kohana?
9 companies on StackShare use Kohana

Integrations

What tools integrate with Meteor?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor
What tools integrate with MEAN?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN
What tools integrate with Kohana?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Kohana

What are some alternatives to Meteor, MEAN, and Kohana?

  • 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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