CodeIgniter vs. Tornado vs. Phalcon



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Description

What is CodeIgniter?

CodeIgniter is a proven, agile & open PHP web application framework with a small footprint. It is powering the next generation of web apps.

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.

What is Phalcon?

Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.

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Pros

Why do developers choose CodeIgniter?
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Why do developers choose Tornado?
Why do you like Tornado?

Why do developers choose Phalcon?
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Cons

What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
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What are the cons of using Tornado?
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What are the cons of using Phalcon?
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Companies

What companies use CodeIgniter?
298 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
What companies use Tornado?
74 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Phalcon?
29 companies on StackShare use Phalcon

Integrations

What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter
What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
What tools integrate with Phalcon?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Phalcon

What are some alternatives to CodeIgniter, Tornado, and Phalcon?

  • 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.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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