Success of Grails and Rails in Near Future

International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT)          
© 2016 by IJCTT Journal
Volume-37 Number-1
Year of Publication : 2016
Authors : Levis Abraham, Krutuja Niphadkar, Neha Chopade


Levis Abraham, Krutuja Niphadkar, Neha Chopade "Success of Grails and Rails in Near Future". International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT) V37(1):1-8, July 2016. ISSN:2231-2803. Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.

Abstract -
As there is a need for the possibility to deploy new applications in a short period of time there is also a need for a framework, which facilitates those demands. Hence the idea behind was to give a detailed explanation of two powerful web application frameworks which are truly object oriented programming language & dynamic in nature. Both frameworks are derived from different languages i.e. Groovy & Ruby, with different features, similarities & differences. Grails & Rails have been progressing & developed a lot over the years. We chose this topic for our research, so that after studying, analyzing & understanding both the frameworks, we could derive their progress in the market. Both are used for rapid application development which is easy to configure and produce. They work on principles of convention over configuration, scaffolding and don’t repeat yourself (DRY). It also has an active user community in the IT market. To further illustrate our work, we gave an overview insight of their growth, by compiling & giving statistics reports & trends which were analyzed by different industry experts & ourselves. Based on the reports & work we are producing, it shows they are well established in the market with huge companies like Twitter, LinkedIn, Vodafone etc, using their frameworks. In conclusion with respect to our work, one should choose framework wisely based on the size of one’s application & the scope of the application. We are also highlighting their past success & how it will continue to be successful in the near future.

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