Play vs. Yii vs. Vapor



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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 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 Vapor?

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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Yii?
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Cons

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

What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Yii?
66 companies on StackShare use Yii
What companies use Vapor?
4 companies on StackShare use Vapor

Integrations

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 tools integrate with Vapor?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Vapor

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

  • 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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