Node.js vs. Volt vs. Rapidoid

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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 Volt?

Volt is a ruby web framework where your ruby code runs on both the server and the client (via opal.) The DOM automatically update as the user interacts with the page. Page state can be stored in the URL, if the user hits a URL directly, the HTML will first be rendered on the server for faster load times and easier indexing by search engines.

What is Rapidoid?

Rapidoid consists of several de-coupled modules/frameworks which can be used separately or together: http-fast, gui, web, fluent, u, and more.
Why do developers choose Node.js?
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Why do developers choose Volt?
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Why do developers choose Rapidoid?
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What are the cons of using Node.js?
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What are the cons of using Volt?
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What are the cons of using Rapidoid?
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What companies use Node.js?
5063 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Volt?
3 companies on StackShare use Volt
What companies use Rapidoid?
0 companies on StackShare use Rapidoid
What tools integrate with Node.js?
109 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Volt?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Volt
What tools integrate with Rapidoid?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rapidoid

What are some alternatives to Node.js, Volt, and Rapidoid?

  • 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

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Node v11.14.0 (Current)
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