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Description

What is Django?

Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.

What is CakePHP?

CakePHP makes building web applications simpler, faster, while requiring less code. A modern PHP 7 framework offering a flexible database access layer and a powerful scaffolding system.

What is Tornado?

By using non-blocking network I/O, Tornado can scale to tens of thousands of open connections, making it ideal for long polling, WebSockets, and other applications that require a long-lived connection to each user.

Pros

Why do developers choose Django?
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    Why do developers choose CakePHP?
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    Why do developers choose Tornado?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Django?
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    What are the cons of using CakePHP?
    No Cons submitted yet for CakePHP
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    What are the cons of using Tornado?
    No Cons submitted yet for Tornado
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    Pricing

    How much does Django cost?
    How much does CakePHP cost?
    CakePHP Pricing
    How much does Tornado cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Django?
    851 companies on StackShare use Django
    What companies use CakePHP?
    65 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
    What companies use Tornado?
    66 companies on StackShare use Tornado

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Django?
    24 tools on StackShare integrate with Django
    What tools integrate with CakePHP?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
    What tools integrate with Tornado?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado

    What are some alternatives to Django, CakePHP, and Tornado?

    • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
    • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
    • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
    • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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