Meteor vs. Play vs. Rocket

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

Why do developers choose Rocket?
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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 Rocket?
No Cons submitted yet for Rocket
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How much does Meteor cost?
How much does Play cost?
How much does Rocket cost?
What companies use Meteor?
251 companies on StackShare use Meteor
What companies use Play?
138 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Rocket?
4 companies on StackShare use Rocket
What tools integrate with Meteor?
11 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Rocket?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rocket

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

  • 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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