Play vs. webapp2 vs. Zen Rails Base Application

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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 webapp2?

webapp2 is a simple. it follows the simplicity of webapp, but improves it in some ways: it adds better URI routing and exception handling, a full featured response object and a more flexible dispatching mechanism.

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.
Why do developers choose Play?
Why do you like Play?

Why do developers choose webapp2?
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Why do developers choose Zen Rails Base Application?
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What are the cons of using Play?
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What are the cons of using webapp2?
No Cons submitted yet for webapp2
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What are the cons of using Zen Rails Base Application?
No Cons submitted yet for Zen Rails Base Application
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What companies use Play?
138 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use webapp2?
6 companies on StackShare use webapp2
What companies use Zen Rails Base Application?
0 companies on StackShare use Zen Rails Base Application
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with webapp2?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with webapp2
What tools integrate with Zen Rails Base Application?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Zen Rails Base Application

What are some alternatives to Play, webapp2, 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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