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.
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Underneath the covers Play uses a fully asynchronous model built on top of Akka. Combined with being stateless, Play scales simply and predictably.
Modern web & mobile
Play was built for needs of modern web & mobile apps.
Solid & fast
The compiler and runtime (JVM) do the heavy lifting so that your apps run super-fast and keeps running under load.
The ecosystem around Java is huge. There are libraries for everything - most of which can be used in Play.
Proven in production
From startups to enterprises, Play powers some of the most innovative web sites. Play is proven, reliable and scalable.