MEAN vs. Trailblazer vs. Sane Stack

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Description

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 Trailblazer?

Trailblazer is a thin layer on top of Rails. It gently enforces encapsulation, an intuitive code structure and gives you an object-oriented architecture. In a nutshell: Trailblazer makes you write logicless models that purely act as data objects, don't contain callbacks, nested attributes, validations or domain logic. It removes bulky controllers and strong_parameters by supplying additional layers to hold that code and completely replaces helpers.

What is Sane Stack?

A full web development stack written in Javascript, integrating Ember.js, Sails.js and Docker

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Why do developers choose MEAN?
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    Why do developers choose Trailblazer?
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    Why do developers choose Sane Stack?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using MEAN?
    No Cons submitted yet for MEAN
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    What are the cons of using Trailblazer?
    No Cons submitted yet for Trailblazer
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    What are the cons of using Sane Stack?
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    Pricing

    How much does MEAN cost?
    How much does Trailblazer cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use MEAN?
    36 companies on StackShare use MEAN
    What companies use Trailblazer?
    2 companies on StackShare use Trailblazer
    What companies use Sane Stack?
    0 companies on StackShare use Sane Stack

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MEAN?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN
    What tools integrate with Trailblazer?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Trailblazer
    What tools integrate with Sane Stack?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Sane Stack

    What are some alternatives to MEAN, Trailblazer, and Sane Stack?

    • 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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