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A demo app used for benchmarking Play Framework against Nodejs
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This is a sample app used to benchmark Play Framework against Nodejs. See the blog post Nodejs vs Play for Front-End Apps for the context and latest test results.

Note: Not all links on the page may work. The intent is to generate the search result page and nothing more.

To run this app:

  • Install nodejs 0.6.1 or later
  • Run npm install to install dependencies
  • Hit http://localhost:3000

If you want to suggest tweaks/fixes to the app, please fork the repo, make changes, and send a pull request.

Note: This app uses eBay's publicly available APIs with a developer key, and your usage of this app is subjected to the usual terms and conditions. See for details.

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