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Play! Framework vs. Ruby on Rails

Play! Framework Ruby on Rails + Add column
Preference 49% votes 51% 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 1 GB 1 GB
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 Yes Yes
Database model
Transactions Yes Yes
Unicode Yes Yes
Energy consumption ★★★★☆ ?
Angle viewing ★★★★★ ★★★★★
WYSIWYG-Editor Yes Yes
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 m ?
Version number 2.4.2 4
Adobe Flash Support 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 No Yes
Programming paradigm
Comments Yes Yes
Multiple categories Yes Yes
Hierarchical menus Yes Yes
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 Good
Wizard Yes Yes
HTML syntax Yes Yes
WSDL Yes Yes
REPL Yes Yes
Reliability ★★★★★ ★★★★★
Versioning Good Good
Data encryption Yes Yes
Custom queries Good Excellent
Input Widgets Yes Yes
Layout Structure Template Yes Yes
File Assets Yes Yes
API Good Excellent
Compiled language Yes No
XML Aware Good Good
Client/Server code reuse
Hardware color ?
Air play support Yes ?
Data storage ?
Native driver ?
Batch Processing Yes Yes
Cloud platform support
Admin Generator No Yes
Compiler Yes No
API comprehensibility ★★★★★ ★★★★★
Active Directory Yes Yes
Custom Themes Yes ?
Webmail Yes Yes
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Implementation flexibility 50% votes 50% votes
Out-of-the-box functionality 50% votes 50% votes
Throttling Yes Yes
Bundle system Yes Yes
SOA Yes Yes
Annotation Support Yes ?
LDAP Yes Yes
Backup functionality Good ?
Query Cache Yes Yes
Realtime Yes Yes
Data Security Yes Yes
Community feedback ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Ease of use ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Highly Available Yes Yes
Malicious Injection Prevention Yes Yes
Openshift Paas Support Yes Yes
Geospatial elements Yes Yes
Copy, Cut and Paste Support Yes ?
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Duck typing Yes Yes
Realtime Server Push Yes Yes
Easy of Use Yes Yes
JVM Yes Yes
CLR No Yes
Open Source Yes Yes
Content Preview Yes No
Nested Comments Yes Yes
Type inference Yes No
Web Developer Toolbar Yes Yes
IntelliSense Yes Yes
Magic Yes Yes
Websocket Support Yes Yes
Maven support Yes ?
Resource File Processing Yes Yes
Events Support Yes Yes
Lambda Expressions Yes Yes
Language Integrated Query Yes ?
Partial Classes No Yes
Closures Yes Yes
iOS Development Support 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 ?
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
Personalization Yes Yes
Makes you angry No No
Easy to Learn Yes Yes
Extensibility Yes Yes
Unit Testing Yes Yes
Ajax Yes Yes
User management No Yes
SCL 2 ?
Stacktrace history Yes ?
Pattern Matching Yes ?
JavaScript Event Binding No No
ORM Join Support Yes Yes
Object-Oriented Views Yes Yes
View reloading Yes ?
Object Oriented Models No Yes
Suggested developer experience 2 ?
Mobile ready Yes Yes
PDF Support Yes Yes
Operating system server
Package Manager Yes Yes
Makes developer create a slew of inefficient Javascript No No
Easy Setup Yes Yes
Jquery Yes Yes
jQuery Support Yes Yes
Jetty No Yes
Hipster-ready Yes Yes
Vertically Scalable Yes Yes
Full-Stack Yes Yes
User-friendly Yes Yes
SEO Yes Yes
Component Oriented Yes Yes
Internationalization Yes Yes
Heroku Support Yes Yes
Easy to Config Yes Yes
Type Safety 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
Supported by Microsoft No No
Official IDE Support Yes Yes
Use components elsewhere? Yes Yes
Hot deployment Yes Yes
Responsive Website Yes Yes
Has SBT Yes ?
Can function without AJAX Yes Yes
Fully OO Yes ?
Dynamic Language No Yes
Ease of writing plugins/extensions 8 40
Support for Testing Plugins/Extensions 8 100
Enterprise Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes
Agrega Valor ao Software Yes ?
CKDI - All the Cool Kids Do It Yes Yes
Goose Typing Yes ?
3rd Party Lib Support Yes Yes
Will make super models fall in love with you No Yes
MVC Yes Yes
WillGetYouLaid Yes Yes
24/7 support Yes Yes
Developed for Human Yes Yes
Arrogant Creator No Yes
Fucking awesome Yes Yes
ORM that doesn't hurt Yes Yes
Actual chances of getting laid regardless Yes Yes
Edible Yes ?
Is VsChart totally worthless? Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Increase Stress Levels No No
Inheritance Yes Yes
IDE method invoke validation Yes Yes
:) Yes ?
State of the art technology Yes Yes
AlienTech ready? Yes ?
deprecated No ?
Makes your hair fall No ?
Looks good on resumé Yes Yes
Proves You Can Code? Yes No
Clean Yes Yes
High peformance Yes No
Will get you a girlfriend Yes Yes
Liked by non-geeks No Yes
Wasay recommended Yes ?
Make life easier Yes Yes
Can be developed from linux Yes Yes
Doesn't Suck Yes Yes
Write Less, Do More Yes Yes
CLI` Yes Yes
cache Yes Yes
Bootstrap Yes Yes
Do I Like it Yes Yes
Used by Chuck Norris Yes No
Command-line console Yes Yes
Did I waste my time going down all these options?! Yes Yes
Better than Node.js Yes No
300 baud Yes ?
Can be deployed via file copying? Yes Yes
Introduces weird tab-based syntaxes for HTML, CSS and JS No Yes
Induces erection Yes No
Non-GMO Yes ?
Nonsense Yes ?
Will it make your penis larger? Yes ?
¿Es una Cagada? Yes ?
has a penis? Yes No
Can be used while on drugs Yes ?
Cause cancer? No ?
Hello World! Yes ?
Autofocus ? Yes
Trackback ? Yes
Physical gaming buttons ? No
Popularity (0% global votes) (0% global votes)
Release Date ? 2004
Frontend ?
Sync file manager ? Basic
Browser support ?
Solar panel ? Yes
Sexiness ? 100
XQuery Support ? Yes
Documentation ?
API Reports ? Yes
Supported from Google ? Yes
Spring Security ? No
Model Conditions ? Yes
Administrator responsive? ? Yes
ACL ? Yes
Developers ? 500 000
ACL ? Yes
Clients synchronization ? No
Latency Compensation ? No
Framework specific vocabulary ? Yes
Can you modify it freely to make it better ? Yes
XSS ? Yes
Rack Middleware ? Yes
Amount of letters ? 11
HTML Binding ? Yes
LIVE ? Yes
DrivesYouCrazy ? No
420 Friendly? ? Yes
SQL Injection Support ? Yes
Awesome ? Yes
Does your mom understand it ? No
IE Compatibility ? Yes
Easy to learn ? Yes
Am i drunk ? ? Yes
Simple ? Yes
Mother of frameworks ? No
Feeling Special ? Yes
Will see in future ? Yes
<script>alert('What is a this??');</script> ? Yes
Я здесь был ? Yes
Would you like fries with that? ? Yes
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