Node.js vs. Play vs. Twisted



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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 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 Twisted?

Twisted is an event-driven networking engine written in Python and licensed under the open source ​MIT license. Twisted runs on Python 2 and an ever growing subset also works with Python 3. Twisted also supports many common network protocols, including SMTP, POP3, IMAP, SSHv2, and DNS.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Twisted?
Why do you like Twisted?

Cons

What are the cons of using Node.js?
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What are the cons of using Play?
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What are the cons of using Twisted?
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Companies

What companies use Node.js?
4624 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Twisted?
7 companies on StackShare use Twisted

Integrations

What tools integrate with Node.js?
95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
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What are some alternatives to Node.js, Play, and Twisted?

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