Rails vs. Spring vs. Kohana

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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 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 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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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Rails?
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    What are the cons of using Spring?
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    What are the cons of using Kohana?
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    Companies

    What companies use Rails?
    2197 companies on StackShare use Rails
    What companies use Spring?
    290 companies on StackShare use Spring
    What companies use Kohana?
    3 companies on StackShare use Kohana

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Rails?
    39 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
    What tools integrate with Spring?
    8 tools on StackShare integrate with Spring
    What tools integrate with Kohana?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Kohana

    What are some alternatives to Rails, Spring, and Kohana?

    • 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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