Node.js vs. Play vs. webapp2

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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 webapp2?

webapp2 is a simple. it follows the simplicity of webapp, but improves it in some ways: it adds better URI routing and exception handling, a full featured response object and a more flexible dispatching mechanism.

Pros

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    Why do developers choose webapp2?
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    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 webapp2?
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    Companies

    What companies use Node.js?
    3423 companies on StackShare use Node.js
    What companies use Play?
    106 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use webapp2?
    3 companies on StackShare use webapp2

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    93 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
    What tools integrate with webapp2?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with webapp2

    What are some alternatives to Node.js, Play, and webapp2?

    • 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

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