Node.js vs. Rails vs. Spring

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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 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 Spring?

A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.
Why do developers choose Node.js?
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Why do developers choose Rails?
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Why do developers choose Spring?
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What are the cons of using Node.js?
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What are the cons of using Rails?
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What are the cons of using Spring?
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What companies use Node.js?
4956 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Rails?
2725 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Spring?
410 companies on StackShare use Spring
What tools integrate with Node.js?
105 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Rails?
39 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Spring?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Spring

What are some alternatives to Node.js, Rails, and Spring?

  • 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
  • .NET - .NET is a free, cross-platform, open source developer platform for building many different types of applications.

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