Play vs. PurpleJS vs. Rapidoid

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Description

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 PurpleJS?

PurpleJS is a simple and capable framework for creating performant web applications without leaving Javascript. It is created in Java to give the flexibility and performance Java provides. It's optional to use Java but it's required if you need to embed PurpleJS in existing applications.

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.

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Why do developers choose Play?
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    Why do developers choose PurpleJS?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Play?
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    What are the cons of using PurpleJS?
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    What are the cons of using Rapidoid?
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    Companies

    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use PurpleJS?
    1 companies on StackShare use PurpleJS
    What companies use Rapidoid?
    0 companies on StackShare use Rapidoid

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
    What tools integrate with PurpleJS?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with PurpleJS
    What tools integrate with Rapidoid?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rapidoid

    What are some alternatives to Play, PurpleJS, and Rapidoid?

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

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