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Description

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 Padrino?

Padrino is a ruby framework built upon the excellent Sinatra Microframework. Padrino was created to make it fun and easy to code more advanced web applications while still adhering to the spirit that makes Sinatra great!

What is PurpleJS?

PurpleJS is a simple and capable framework for creating performant web applications without leaving Javascript. It is created in Java to give the flexibility and performance Java provides. It's optional to use Java but it's required if you need to embed PurpleJS in existing applications.

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    Companies

    What companies use Node.js?
    3549 companies on StackShare use Node.js
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    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
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    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Padrino
    What tools integrate with PurpleJS?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with PurpleJS

    What are some alternatives to Node.js, Padrino, and PurpleJS?

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    • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines
    • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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