MEAN vs. Tornado vs. Dropwizard

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Description

What is MEAN?

MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.

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 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.

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

    Why do developers choose Dropwizard?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using MEAN?
    No Cons submitted yet for MEAN
    Downsides of MEAN?

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

    What are the cons of using Dropwizard?
    No Cons submitted yet for Dropwizard
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    Companies

    What companies use MEAN?
    37 companies on StackShare use MEAN
    What companies use Tornado?
    66 companies on StackShare use Tornado
    What companies use Dropwizard?
    43 companies on StackShare use Dropwizard

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with MEAN?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN
    What tools integrate with Tornado?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
    What tools integrate with Dropwizard?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Dropwizard

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

    • 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 MEAN



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