Rails vs. Symfony 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 Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

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 Rails?
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Why do developers choose Symfony?
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Why do developers choose Kohana?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
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What are the cons of using Symfony?
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What are the cons of using Kohana?
No Cons submitted yet for Kohana
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2668 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Symfony?
423 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use Kohana?
9 companies on StackShare use Kohana

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Symfony?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
What tools integrate with Kohana?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Kohana

What are some alternatives to Rails, Symfony, 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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