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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 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 Tornado?

By using non-blocking network I/O, Tornado can scale to tens of thousands of open connections, making it ideal for long polling, WebSockets, and other applications that require a long-lived connection to each user.

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    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using MEAN?
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    What are the cons of using Tornado?
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    Companies

    What companies use Rails?
    2198 companies on StackShare use Rails
    What companies use MEAN?
    37 companies on StackShare use MEAN
    What companies use Tornado?
    66 companies on StackShare use Tornado

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Rails?
    39 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
    What tools integrate with MEAN?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN
    What tools integrate with Tornado?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado

    What are some alternatives to Rails, MEAN, and Tornado?

    • 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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