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Symfony vs. Drupal

Symfony Drupal + Add column
Preference 50% votes 50% votes
Website www.​concrete5.​org www.​drupal.​org
Implementation flexibility 50% votes 50% votes
Out-of-the-box functionality (40% global votes) (36% global votes)
Full text search Yes Yes
Multi-user system Yes Yes
Multiple projects Yes Yes
Standard compliance Yes Yes
User statistics Yes Yes
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes
WYSIWYG-Editor Yes Yes
External pages Yes Yes
Revision control Yes Yes
Template language
System requirements
Operating system
Programming language
Memory recommended 256 MB 128 MB
Memory minimum 64 MB 32 MB
Social functions
Comments Yes Yes
Trackback Conditional Conditional
Pingback Conditional ?
Hierarchical menus Yes Yes
Multiple categories Yes Yes
Multilingual content Yes Yes
Tag CMS Taxonomy
Image processing engin yes Yes
Interpreter Yes Yes
Database model
Unicode Yes Yes
Target audience
Scaffolding Yes Yes
Design pattern
Development principles
Difficulty level
Version number 8
Adobe Flash Support Yes Yes
PSR-0 compliant No No
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes
Documentation level ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
E-Mail protocols
RESTful Yes Yes
Code Generation No Yes
Programming paradigm
Free to use Yes Yes
Active Yes Yes
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes
Creation Date 2003 January 2001
Community Driven Good Excellent
Wizard Yes Yes
HTML syntax Yes Yes
Reliability ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Versioning Good Good
Custom queries Good Good
Layout Structure Template Yes Yes
File Assets Yes Yes
API Good Good
XML Aware Basic Good
Client/Server code reuse
Batch Processing Yes Yes
Scheduled posts Yes Yes
Cloud platform support
Admin Generator No Yes
Library file size 15 MB 4.05 MB
Browser support
API comprehensibility ★★★☆☆ ★★★★☆
Webmail Yes Yes
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Bundle system Yes Yes
Data Security Yes Yes
Community feedback ★★★★★ ★★★★★
Ease of use ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Copy, Cut and Paste Support Yes Yes
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Sexiness 3 ?
Open Source Yes Yes
Web Developer Toolbar Yes Yes
Perfomance ★★★★★ ★★★★★
Database migrations Yes Yes
I like it Yes Yes
JavaScript Library included Yes Yes
Debug Mode Yes Yes
Click & Edit in Place / WYSIWYG Yes Yes
Supported from Google Yes ?
Makes you angry No Yes
Insite Editing Yes Yes
Easy to Learn Yes Yes
Ajax Yes Yes
User management Yes Yes
ORM Join Support No ?
Object-Oriented Views Yes ?
Object Oriented Models Yes ?
Mobile ready Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes
Package Manager Yes Yes
Easy Setup Yes Yes
Full Distributions available 2 699
Jquery Yes Yes
jQuery Support Yes Yes
Themes 500 2 000
SEO Yes Yes
unnecessary features Yes Yes
Internationalization Yes Yes
Framework specific vocabulary Yes Yes
Easy to Config Yes Yes
Will get you a job Yes Yes
Supported by Microsoft No No
Average Salary 1 ?
Description ? Drupal is a free open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications. It’s built, used, and supported by an active and diverse community of people around the world.
Autofocus ? Yes
Transactions ? Yes
Angle viewing ? ★★★★☆
Atomicity ? Yes
Isolation ? No
Horizontal scalable ? Yes
Application startup time ? 1 ms
Popularity (0% global votes) (17% global votes)
Machine Code Generation ? Yes
Release Date ? January 2001
Wastebag ? No
Dynamic typing ? Yes
Composite keys ? Yes
Scripting language support ?
Frontend ?
Supported VCS ?
Separate Service Layer ? Yes
Alexa Rank ? 1 374
WSDL ? Yes
Data encryption ? Yes
Input Widgets ? Yes
Compiled language ? Yes
Data storage ?
Native driver ?
Compiler ? Yes
SOA ? Yes
Backup functionality ? Good
Query Cache ? Yes
Realtime ? Yes
Highly Available ? Yes
Malicious Injection Prevention ? Yes
Useless ? Yes
Realtime Server Push ? Yes
Easy of Use ? Yes
Bitmap index ? Yes
Content Preview ? Yes
Type inference ? Yes
IntelliSense ? No
XQuery Support ? Yes
Websocket Support ? No
Maven support ? No
Events Support ? Yes
Lambda Expressions ? No
Language Integrated Query ? Yes
Closures ? Yes
Asyncronous JS loading ? Yes
Static Typing ? Yes
Cloud-enabled ? Yes
Dependency Injection ? Yes
Personalization ? Yes
HLP ? 0
Spring Security ? No
Extensibility ? Yes
Unit Testing ? Yes
Stacktrace history ? Yes
Generic Views ? Yes
PDF Support ? Yes
Operating system server ?
Makes developer create a slew of inefficient Javascript ? No
News Distribution ?
Restaurant Distribution ?
eCommerce Distribution ?
Hotel Distribution ?
Booking Distribution ?
Realty Distribution ?
Recruiter Distribution ?
Government Distribution ?
NGO Distribution ?
Jetty ? No
Modules/Extensions/Plugins ? 24 500
Distributions ? 699
Registered users on CMS Website ? 1 003 429
ACL ? Yes
User-friendly ? Yes
Component Oriented ? Yes
Type Safety ? Yes
Self Server ? Yes
Is reliable and secure ? Yes
Scalability ? Yes
Ability to link to external programs and systems ? Yes
XSS ? No
Gartner ? Yes
Official IDE Support ? Yes
Responsive Website ? Yes
Can function without AJAX ? Yes
Enterprise ? Yes
Namespaces ? Yes
Sexy ? Yes
24/7 support ? Yes
Template Import/Exports ? No
Developed for Human ? Yes
Arrogant Creator ? No
Fucking awesome ? Yes
DrivesYouCrazy ? No
? Yes
Increase Stress Levels ? Yes
SQL Injection Support ? Yes
Looks good on resumé ? Yes
Will get you a girlfriend ? No
Liked by non-geeks ? No
Command-line console ? Yes
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