What is MERN Stack?
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Despite the fact that technology keeps advancing every day, users are never satisfied with it. Users are getting smarter and hence, there is an ever growing demand for more enriching and seamless experiences, when it comes to web and mobile applications. Developers are burning the midnight oil in order to fulfill user requirements, by trying to develop more interactive and responsive applications.
Our last blog covered the MEAN stack and its benefits. In this article, lets understand what is MERN stack, what are its features and also the differences between MEAN and MERN and which one to choose?
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-MongoDB is an open source, cross platform, NoSql DBMS.
-It is a document oriented database, which means that data is saved using collections and documents, instead of tables and rows, like in a relational database. This makes possible easier and faster data integration within applications.
-MongoDB stores the data in binary JSON format that allows the fast exchange of data between client and server.
-MongoDB can be used for the storage of large volumes of data, which makes it highly scalable.
(Glance through our blog on MongoDB for more details.)
2. Express JS:
-Express JS is a modular, lightweight framework of the Node JS, that helps in building web applications.
-It can be assumed that Express JS, runs on top of the Node JS, managing the server and its routes.
3. React JS:
-React JS enables developers to modify/edit and refresh the page to view the changes without having to restart or reload the page.
-React JS offers the facility of code reusability on multiple platforms.
-It is fast and scalable.
(Glance through our blog on React Native for more details.)
4. Node JS:
-Node JS accesses the Node Package Manager (NPM), that hosts a large number of private and public packages, and is as well utilized for publishing Node JS projects.
-It is based on the event-driven, non-blocking I/O model.
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React JS is the best when it comes to UI layer abstraction. It provides the best-in-class tools for faster code development. While React is only a library, it gives you the freedom to build the application and organize the code the way you want, by providing the necessary tools. Hence, it is better than Angular in terms of UI rendering and performance.
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While both MERN and MEAN are similar w.r.t MongoDB, Express and Node, the only difference is the front-end framework, React in MERN and Angular in MEAN.
-React is a library that helps you build dynamic user interfaces. It is a repository of tools and functions that can be accessed to design, build and render the UI components. React is the best when it comes to controlling the state of events, when there is a large amount of dynamic data to be updated. Since React is just a library, it is the developer’s responsibility to maintain the code and application and hence often remains unorganized, as opposed to Angular’s systematic codebase.
-Angular is an MVC framework, having a specific system architecture. This enforces the code and application to be well organized, therefore easy to maintain. Angular follows the two way data binding model which makes it difficult to handle change events, for large volume of data.
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It’s eventually the developer’s prerogative to choose between MEAN and MERN, depending upon the nature and requirements of the application to be built. Both MEAN and MERN are solid frameworks for developing interactive and advanced dynamic user applications.
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