Node.js vs. Symfony vs. Phalcon

Get help choosing one of these



Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 3.86K
  • 4.2K
  • 254K
  • 304
  • 4K
  • 59.7K
  • 199
  • 659
  • 1.79K

GitHub Stats

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 Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

What is Phalcon?

Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.

Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

Ask a Question

Pros

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

    Why do developers choose Symfony?
  • Why do you like Symfony?

    Why do developers choose Phalcon?
  • Why do you like Phalcon?

    Cons

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

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use Node.js?
    3546 companies on StackShare use Node.js
    What companies use Symfony?
    319 companies on StackShare use Symfony
    What companies use Phalcon?
    26 companies on StackShare use Phalcon

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
    What tools integrate with Symfony?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
    What tools integrate with Phalcon?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Phalcon

    What are some alternatives to Node.js, Symfony, and Phalcon?

    • 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

    See all alternatives to Node.js

    Latest News

    Node v6.13.0 (LTS)
    Node.js Error Handling – ERR_CONSOLE_WRITABLE_STREAM
    Building a realtime polls app with Node.js and Pusher
    New in Symfony 4.1: Validator improvements
    A week of symfony #581 (12-18 February 2018)
    New in Symfony: Reproducible builds


    Interest Over Time


    Get help choosing one of these