Tornado vs. Iris vs. Dancer

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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 Iris?

The fastest web framework for Go.

What is Dancer?

Dancer is a free and open source micro web application framework written in Perl.
Why do developers choose Tornado?
Why do you like Tornado?

Why do developers choose Iris?
Why do you like Iris?

Why do developers choose Dancer?
Why do you like Dancer?

What are the cons of using Tornado?
No Cons submitted yet for Tornado
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What are the cons of using Iris?
No Cons submitted yet for Iris
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What are the cons of using Dancer?
No Cons submitted yet for Dancer
Downsides of Dancer?

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What companies use Tornado?
75 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Iris?
1 companies on StackShare use Iris
What companies use Dancer?
4 companies on StackShare use Dancer
What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
What tools integrate with Iris?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Iris
What tools integrate with Dancer?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

What are some alternatives to Tornado, Iris, and Dancer?

  • 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

See all alternatives to Tornado



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