Dropwizard vs. Escher vs. Tornado

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Description

What is Dropwizard?

Dropwizard is a sneaky way of making fast Java web applications. Dropwizard pulls together stable, mature libraries from the Java ecosystem into a simple, light-weight package that lets you focus on getting things done.

What is Escher?

A web server for 2016. Escher's built-in web server allows you to create interactive UIs with very little code. It takes care of messaging between Julia and the browser under-the-hood. It can also hot-load code: you can see your UI evolve as you save your changes to it.

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.

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Why do developers choose Dropwizard?
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    Why do developers choose Escher?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Dropwizard?
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    What are the cons of using Escher?
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    What are the cons of using Tornado?
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    Companies

    What companies use Dropwizard?
    44 companies on StackShare use Dropwizard
    What companies use Escher?
    0 companies on StackShare use Escher
    What companies use Tornado?
    66 companies on StackShare use Tornado

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Dropwizard?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Dropwizard
    What tools integrate with Escher?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Escher
    What tools integrate with Tornado?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado

    What are some alternatives to Dropwizard, Escher, and Tornado?

    • 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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