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Play! Framework vs. Ruby on Rails

Play! Framework Ruby on Rails + Add column
Preference 50% votes 50% votes
Website www.​playframework.​org rubyonrails.​org
Scaffolding Yes Yes
Full text search Yes Yes
Development principles
Design pattern
Multilingual content Yes Yes
System requirements
Operating system
Programming language
Memory recommended 25 MB 128 MB
Memory minimum 50 MB 128 MB
Description Finally a Java Web framework made by Web developers. Discover a clean alternative to bloated enterprise Java stacks. Play focuses on developer productivity and targets RESTful architectures. A web application framework for Ruby
Multi-user system Yes Yes
Pingback Yes Yes
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes
Image processing engin via library via third party gem
Interpreter No Yes
Database model
Transactions Yes Yes
Unicode Yes Yes
WYSIWYG-Editor No No
Multiple projects Yes Yes
Standard compliance Yes Yes
External pages Yes Yes
User statistics Yes Yes
Revision control Yes Yes
Atomicity Yes Yes
Isolation Yes Yes
Horizontal scalable Yes Yes
Template language
Target audience
Difficulty level
Application startup time 1 ms ?
Version number 2.3.7 4.2.0
Adobe Flash Support Yes Yes
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes
Machine Code Generation Yes Yes
Documentation level ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
E-Mail protocols
Multi tasking Yes Yes
RESTful Yes Yes
Code Generation Yes Yes
Dynamic typing No Yes
Composite keys Yes Yes
Programming paradigm
Comments Yes Yes
Hierarchical menus Yes Conditional
Scripting language support
Free to use Yes Yes
Active Yes Yes
Supported VCS
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes
Separate Service Layer Yes Yes
Web Flows Yes Yes
Creation Date 2007 2003
Community Driven Good Excellent
Wizard Yes Yes
HTML syntax Yes Yes
WSDL Yes Yes
REPL Yes Yes
Reliability ★★★★★ ★★★★★
Versioning Good Excellent
Data encryption Yes Yes
Custom queries Good Excellent
Input Widgets Yes Yes
Layout Structure Template Yes Yes
File Assets Yes Yes
API Good Good
Compiled language Yes No
XML Aware Good Good
Client/Server code reuse
Batch Processing Yes Yes
Cloud platform support
Admin Generator No Yes
Compiler Yes No
Browser support ?
API comprehensibility ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Active Directory No Yes
Webmail Yes Yes
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Implementation flexibility 50% votes 50% votes
Out-of-the-box functionality 50% votes 50% votes
Bundle system Yes Yes
SOA Yes Yes
Annotation Support Yes ?
LDAP Yes Yes
Query Cache Yes Yes
Realtime Yes Yes
Data Security Yes Yes
Community feedback ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Ease of use ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Malicious Injection Prevention Yes Yes
Openshift Paas Support Yes Yes
Geospatial elements Yes Yes
Copy, Cut and Paste Support Yes Yes
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Duck typing No Yes
Realtime Server Push Yes Yes
Easy of Use Yes Yes
JVM Yes Yes
CLR No ?
Open Source Yes Yes
Nested Comments Yes Yes
Type inference Yes No
IntelliSense Yes Yes
Magic Yes ?
Websocket Support Yes Yes
Maven support Yes No
Resource File Processing Yes Yes
Lambda Expressions Yes Yes
Language Integrated Query Yes ?
Properties Yes ?
Partial Classes No Yes
Closures Yes Yes
Native asynchronous operators await/async Yes Yes
Perfomance ★★★★★ ★★★★☆
Database migrations Yes Yes
I like it Yes Yes
Asyncronous JS loading Yes Yes
JavaScript Library included Yes Yes
Debug Mode Yes Yes
Static Typing Yes No
Cloud-enabled Yes Yes
Click & Edit in Place / WYSIWYG Yes Yes
API Test Control Yes Yes
Autocomplete Code Yes Yes
Dependency Injection Yes Yes
Makes you angry No No
Easy to Learn Yes Yes
Extensibility Yes Yes
Unit Testing Yes Yes
Ajax Yes Yes
User management Yes Yes
SCL 2 ?
JavaScript Event Binding No No
ORM Join Support Yes Yes
Object-Oriented Views Yes Yes
Object Oriented Models Yes Yes
Mobile ready Yes Yes
PDF Support Yes Yes
Requests per second 11 411 ?
Operating system server
Package Manager Yes Yes
Makes developer create a slew of inefficient Javascript No ?
Easy Setup Yes Yes
Jquery Yes Yes
jQuery Support Yes Yes
Jetty Yes Yes
Vertically Scalable Yes ?
Full-Stack Yes Yes
User-friendly Yes ?
Component Oriented Yes ?
Internationalization Yes Yes
Heroku Support Yes Yes
Easy to Config Yes Yes
Self Server Yes Yes
Will get you a job Yes Yes
Is reliable and secure Yes Yes
Scalability Yes Yes
Ability to link to external programs and systems Yes Yes
Official IDE Support Yes Yes
Amount of letters 4 ?
Use components elsewhere? Yes Yes
Hot deployment Yes Yes
Has SBT Yes ?
Can function without AJAX Yes Yes
Ease of writing plugins/extensions 8 ?
Support for Testing Plugins/Extensions 8 ?
Namespaces Yes Yes
Sexy Yes Yes
Goose Typing Yes ?
MVC Yes Yes
24/7 support Yes ?
Developed for Human Yes Yes
Fucking awesome Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Increase Stress Levels Yes Yes
Inheritance Yes ?
C++ power Yes ?
coolnes rating Yes ?
Autofocus ? Yes
Trackback ? Yes
Angle viewing ? ★★★★★
Physical gaming buttons ? No
Popularity (0% global votes) (0% global votes)
Lines of code ? 31 337 k
Multiple categories ? Yes
Frontend ?
Alexa Rank ? 6 970
Throttling ? Yes
Solar panel ? Yes
Sexiness ? 100
Content Preview ? No
Web Developer Toolbar ? Yes
XQuery Support ? Yes
Events Support ? No
API Reports ? Yes
Personalization ? Yes
Supported from Google ? Yes
Spring Security ? No
Model Conditions ? Yes
Administrator responsive? ? Yes
ACL ? Yes
ACL ? Yes
Clients synchronization ? No
Latency Compensation ? No
Framework specific vocabulary ? Yes
Supported by Microsoft ? Yes
XSS ? Yes
Сасай лалка ? Yes
Dynamic Language ? Yes
Inbuilt Captcha ? No
wtf mode ? Yes
CKDI - All the Cool Kids Do It ? Yes
Possibility to get laid ? No
Actual chances of getting laid regardless ? Yes
Edible ? No
Is VsChart totally worthless? ? Yes
piece of crap ? No
SQL Injection Support ? Yes
IDE method invoke validation ? Yes
:) ? Yes
State of the art technology ? Yes
Developer ? 5
Makes your hair fall ? No
Proves You Can Code? ? Yes
ruby-on-rails ? Yes
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