Rails vs. Yii vs. PHP-MVC

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Description

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 Yii?

Yii comes with: MVC, DAO/ActiveRecord, I18N/L10N, caching, authentication and role-based access control, scaffolding, testing, etc. It can reduce your development time significantly.

What is PHP-MVC?

This project is - by intention - NOT a full framework, it's a bare-bone structure, written in purely native PHP ! The php-mvc skeleton tries to be the extremely slimmed down opposite of big frameworks like Zend2, Symfony or Laravel.

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Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2648 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Yii?
66 companies on StackShare use Yii
What companies use PHP-MVC?
14 companies on StackShare use PHP-MVC

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Yii?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii
What tools integrate with PHP-MVC?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP-MVC

What are some alternatives to Rails, Yii, and PHP-MVC?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • 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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