Atmosphere vs Escher: What are the differences?
Atmosphere: Realtime Client Server Framework for the JVM, supporting WebSockets and Cross-Browser Fallbacks Support. The Atmosphere Framework contains client and server side components for building Asynchronous Web Applications. The majority of popular frameworks are either supporting Atmosphere or supported natively by the framework. The Atmosphere Framework supports all major Browsers and Servers; Escher: An Elm-like web framework for Julia. A web server for 2016. Escher's built-in web server allows you to create interactive UIs with very little code. It takes care of messaging between Julia and the browser under-the-hood. It can also hot-load code: you can see your UI evolve as you save your changes to it.
Atmosphere and Escher can be categorized as "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools.
Atmosphere and Escher are both open source tools. Atmosphere with 3.34K GitHub stars and 720 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Escher with 312 GitHub stars and 63 GitHub forks.