Low memory consumption and CPU compared to traditional frameworks
Modules, components, models, views and controllers
Dependency Injection and Location of services and it's itself a container for them.
Provides the autoloading mechanism of PHP classes following PSR-4.
Phalcon\Mvc\Router provides advanced routing capabilities.
Object Relational Mapping"
Object Document Mapping for MongoDB
Transactions in Phalcon allows to keep the data integrity safe.
Improve your performance with many of the backend caches that Phalcon provides
Views represent the user interface of your application
A template engine inspired by Jinja but built in C for PHP
Translate your applications to many languages easily
Easily create HTML forms
Flash messages are used to notify the user about the state of actions.
Access Control List allows users to access the modules they're authorized to
Connect, store and retrieve data from many database systems at the same time
Encrypt/Decrypt important data to keep them safe from unauthorized third-parties
Use the built-in queueing system in Phalcon to schedule jobs and reduce the load of your web server
This is how you can built the access control list (ACL):
Watch the demo video