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Cherokee vs Gunicorn: What are the differences?

Developers describe Cherokee as "High-performance web server". Cherokee is highly efficient, extremely lightweight and provides rock solid stability. Among its many features there is one that deserves special credit: a user friendly interface called cherokee-admin that is provided for a no-hassle configuration of every single feature of the server. On the other hand, Gunicorn is detailed as "A Python WSGI HTTP Server for UNIX". Gunicorn is a pre-fork worker model ported from Ruby's Unicorn project. The Gunicorn server is broadly compatible with various web frameworks, simply implemented, light on server resources, and fairly speedy.

Cherokee and Gunicorn can be categorized as "Web Servers" tools.

"The logo is cute" is the top reason why over 2 developers like Cherokee, while over 26 developers mention "Python" as the leading cause for choosing Gunicorn.

Gunicorn is an open source tool with 5.96K GitHub stars and 1.12K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Gunicorn's open source repository on GitHub.

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What is Cherokee?

Cherokee is highly efficient, extremely lightweight and provides rock solid stability. Among its many features there is one that deserves special credit: a user friendly interface called cherokee-admin that is provided for a no-hassle configuration of every single feature of the server.

What is Gunicorn?

Gunicorn is a pre-fork worker model ported from Ruby's Unicorn project. The Gunicorn server is broadly compatible with various web frameworks, simply implemented, light on server resources, and fairly speedy.
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        Banyan uses GunicornGunicorn

        Gunicorn is WSGI container that we used to run our Tornado code as it supports Asynchronous operations on tornado.

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        MiW CryptAnalytics uses GunicornGunicorn

        Gunicorn runs as the HTTP application server. Serves the django application in WSGI mode.

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        TOMIS uses GunicornGunicorn

        uWSGI server that is easy to configure with Nginx and Django

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        Val Neekman uses GunicornGunicorn

        Gunicorn is used as the backend webserver

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        Alec Cunningham uses GunicornGunicorn

        Runs my Django based API through nginx.

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