Rails vs. Spring vs. Trailblazer

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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 Spring?

A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.

What is Trailblazer?

Trailblazer is a thin layer on top of Rails. It gently enforces encapsulation, an intuitive code structure and gives you an object-oriented architecture. In a nutshell: Trailblazer makes you write logicless models that purely act as data objects, don't contain callbacks, nested attributes, validations or domain logic. It removes bulky controllers and strong_parameters by supplying additional layers to hold that code and completely replaces helpers.

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
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What are the cons of using Spring?
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What are the cons of using Trailblazer?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2646 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Spring?
396 companies on StackShare use Spring
What companies use Trailblazer?
2 companies on StackShare use Trailblazer

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Spring?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Spring
What tools integrate with Trailblazer?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Trailblazer

What are some alternatives to Rails, Spring, and Trailblazer?

  • 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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