Play vs. Rocket vs. Zen Rails Base Application

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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 Rocket?

Rocket is a web framework for Rust that makes it simple to write fast web applications without sacrificing flexibility or type safety. All with minimal code.

What is Zen Rails Base Application?

Base or "skeleton" application for Ruby on Rails 5.1 projects. Built to minimize the time spent writing boilerplate code and performing repetitive setup tasks.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Rocket?
5 companies on StackShare use Rocket
What companies use Zen Rails Base Application?
0 companies on StackShare use Zen Rails Base Application

Integrations

What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Rocket?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rocket
What tools integrate with Zen Rails Base Application?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Zen Rails Base Application

What are some alternatives to Play, Rocket, and Zen Rails Base Application?

  • 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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