Rails vs. Meteor



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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 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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Rails?
Why do you like Rails?

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

Cons

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

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

Pricing

How much does Rails cost?
How much does Meteor cost?

Companies

What companies use Rails?
2691 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Meteor?
246 companies on StackShare use Meteor

Integrations

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

What are some alternatives to Rails and Meteor?

  • 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

See all alternatives to Rails

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