Phoenix Framework vs. Tornado vs. Dancer

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Description

What is Phoenix Framework?

Phoenix is a framework for building HTML5 apps, API backends and distributed systems. Written in Elixir, you get beautiful syntax, productive tooling and a fast runtime.

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 Dancer?

Dancer is a free and open source micro web application framework written in Perl.

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Why do developers choose Phoenix Framework?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Phoenix Framework?
    No Cons submitted yet for Phoenix Framework
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    What are the cons of using Tornado?
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    What are the cons of using Dancer?
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    Companies

    What companies use Phoenix Framework?
    60 companies on StackShare use Phoenix Framework
    What companies use Tornado?
    66 companies on StackShare use Tornado
    What companies use Dancer?
    3 companies on StackShare use Dancer

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Phoenix Framework?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Phoenix Framework
    What tools integrate with Tornado?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
    What tools integrate with Dancer?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

    What are some alternatives to Phoenix Framework, Tornado, 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

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