Rails vs. Play vs. Yii



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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 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 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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Play?
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Why do developers choose Yii?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
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What are the cons of using Play?
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What are the cons of using Yii?
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2648 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Yii?
66 companies on StackShare use Yii

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Yii?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii

What are some alternatives to Rails, Play, and Yii?

  • 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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