What is Play?
Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.
Play is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.
Play is an open source tool with 12K GitHub stars and 4K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Play's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Play?
287 companies reportedly use Play in their tech stacks, including LinkedIn, Accenture, and Glovo.
377 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Play.
Pros of Play
Built on akka
Simple template engine
Play Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Play?
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