Node.js vs. Meteor vs. Rocket

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What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

What is Meteor?

A Meteor application is a mix of JavaScript that runs inside a client web browser, JavaScript that runs on the Meteor server inside a Node.js container, and all the supporting HTML fragments, CSS rules, and static assets.

What is Rocket?

Rocket is a web framework for Rust that makes it simple to write fast web applications without sacrificing flexibility or type safety. All with minimal code.

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Why do developers choose Node.js?
Why do you like Node.js?

Why do developers choose Meteor?
Why do you like Meteor?

Why do developers choose Rocket?
Why do you like Rocket?

What are the cons of using Node.js?
Downsides of Node.js?

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

What are the cons of using Rocket?
No Cons submitted yet for Rocket
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How much does Node.js cost?
How much does Meteor cost?
How much does Rocket cost?
What companies use Node.js?
4956 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Meteor?
248 companies on StackShare use Meteor
What companies use Rocket?
5 companies on StackShare use Rocket
What tools integrate with Node.js?
105 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Meteor?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor
What tools integrate with Rocket?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rocket

What are some alternatives to Node.js, Meteor, and Rocket?

  • 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
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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Node v11.11.0 (Current)
Node v10.15.3 (LTS)
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