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Django Channels vs Phalcon: What are the differences?

Django Channels: It extends Django's abilities beyond HTTP - to handle WebSockets, chat protocols, IoT protocols. It does this by taking the core of Django and adding a fully asynchronous layer underneath, running Django itself in a synchronous mode but handling connections and sockets asynchronously, and giving you the choice to write in either style; Phalcon: Web framework delivered as a C-extension for PHP. Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.

Django Channels and Phalcon belong to "Frameworks (Full Stack)" category of the tech stack.

Django Channels and Phalcon are both open source tools. It seems that Phalcon with 9.77K GitHub stars and 1.78K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Django Channels with 3.94K GitHub stars and 542 GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Phalcon has a broader approval, being mentioned in 31 company stacks & 134 developers stacks; compared to Django Channels, which is listed in 10 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.

What is Django Channels?

It does this by taking the core of Django and adding a fully asynchronous layer underneath, running Django itself in a synchronous mode but handling connections and sockets asynchronously, and giving you the choice to write in either style.

What is Phalcon?

Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.
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        What are some alternatives to Django Channels and Phalcon?
        Twisted
        Twisted is an event-driven networking engine written in Python and licensed under the open source ​MIT license. Twisted runs on Python 2 and an ever growing subset also works with Python 3. Twisted also supports many common network protocols, including SMTP, POP3, IMAP, SSHv2, and DNS.
        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.
        Celery
        Celery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing. It is focused on real-time operation, but supports scheduling as well.
        Node.js
        Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
        ASP.NET
        .NET is a developer platform made up of tools, programming languages, and libraries for building many different types of applications.
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        Review ofPhalconPhalcon

        'm a professional web developer from Vietnam with B.S Physics and Engineering. I'm a Phalcon enthusiast as Opensource. In free time, I was support on forum Phalcon also my forum and contribution core Phalcon.

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        I think precompiled PHP is the way to go. It saves CPU cycles, RAM and overall I/O. It saves money too. Smaller requirements = smaller bills.

        I've tried symfony and zend. Phalcon was easiest to use.

        How developers use Django Channels and Phalcon
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        Taylor Host uses PhalconPhalcon

        Internal/admin tools; in-house ground-truth training client.

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        Jesse B uses PhalconPhalcon

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