Meteor vs. Play vs. Rails



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Description

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 Play?

Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.

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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Play?
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Why do developers choose Rails?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Meteor?
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What are the cons of using Play?
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What are the cons of using Rails?
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Pricing

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How much does Rails cost?

Companies

What companies use Meteor?
245 companies on StackShare use Meteor
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Rails?
2667 companies on StackShare use Rails

Integrations

What tools integrate with Meteor?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails

What are some alternatives to Meteor, Play, and Rails?

  • 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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