CakePHP is a mature framework which is more relevant for those PHP developers who require structure and time – saving benefits of Ruby on Rails, without having to leave their comfort zone or get their head around obscure ruby syntax. Using Cake’s Scaffolding, it is feasible to build a prototype application at the earliest, using minimum amount of codes. It has a large number of helper classes accessible to enhance and design the application with retaining a logical and conveniently maintainable architecture.
Since, CakePHP is regularly developed and backed up by extensive documentation along with a firm support by the community – it has made the possibilities endless. Companies that are using CakePHP are – Bangkok Airways, CNBC, Autotrader, Head Honchos, Sony Music, etc.