Spring vs. Symfony vs. Yii



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Description

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 Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

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

Why do developers choose Spring?
Why do you like Spring?

Why do developers choose Symfony?
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Why do developers choose Yii?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Spring?
Downsides of Spring?

What are the cons of using Symfony?
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What are the cons of using Yii?
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Companies

What companies use Spring?
397 companies on StackShare use Spring
What companies use Symfony?
416 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use Yii?
66 companies on StackShare use Yii

Integrations

What tools integrate with Spring?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Spring
What tools integrate with Symfony?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
What tools integrate with Yii?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii

What are some alternatives to Spring, Symfony, and Yii?

  • 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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Latest News

Spring Vault 2.0 GA released
Spring Data Kay SR4 released
This Week in Spring - February 20th, 2018
New in Symfony 4.1: Validator improvements
A week of symfony #581 (12-18 February 2018)
New in Symfony: Reproducible builds


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