MEAN vs Mono: What are the differences?
What is Mono? *Open source implementation of Microsoft's .NET Framework *. It is a software platform designed to allow developers to easily create cross platform applications part of the .NET Foundation. It is an open source implementation of Microsoft's .NET Framework based on the ECMA standards for C# and the Common Language Runtime.
MEAN and Mono belong to "Frameworks (Full Stack)" category of the tech stack.
MEAN and Mono are both open source tools. It seems that MEAN with 11.8K GitHub stars and 3.58K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Mono with 8.19K GitHub stars and 3.28K GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, MEAN has a broader approval, being mentioned in 55 company stacks & 245 developers stacks; compared to Mono, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 4 developer stacks.