Phoenix Framework vs Vapor: What are the differences?
Phoenix Framework: Most web frameworks make you choose between speed and a productive environment. Phoenix gives you both. Phoenix is a framework for building HTML5 apps, API backends and distributed systems. Written in Elixir, you get beautiful syntax, productive tooling and a fast runtime; Vapor: A type-safe web framework for Swift. Vapor is the first true web framework for Swift. It provides a beautifully expressive foundation for your app without tying you to any single server implementation.
Phoenix Framework and Vapor belong to "Frameworks (Full Stack)" category of the tech stack.
"High performance" is the primary reason why developers consider Phoenix Framework over the competitors, whereas "Fast" was stated as the key factor in picking Vapor.
Phoenix Framework and Vapor are both open source tools. It seems that Vapor with 16.8K GitHub stars and 997 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Phoenix Framework with 14K GitHub stars and 1.76K GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, Phoenix Framework has a broader approval, being mentioned in 73 company stacks & 46 developers stacks; compared to Vapor, which is listed in 6 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.
What is Phoenix Framework?
What is Vapor?
Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!
Sign up to add, upvote and see more prosMake informed product decisions
What are the cons of using Vapor?
Sign up to get full access to all the companiesMake informed product decisions
The Framework is new but has what it takes to take your apps to the next level, right now rails 5 is beta with ActionCable to make real time but I must say ruby isn't the right tool for doing real time but Elixir is really fast and has great concurrency and other erlang features.