Tornado vs. Phalcon vs. Dropwizard

  • 355
  • 468
  • 3.33K
  • 199
  • 783
  • 1.82K
  • -
  • 216
  • 1.7K

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 Phalcon?

Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption.

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

Why do developers choose Phalcon?
Why do you like Phalcon?

Why do developers choose Dropwizard?
Why do you like Dropwizard?

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

What are the cons of using Phalcon?
Downsides of Phalcon?

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

Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

What companies use Tornado?
75 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Phalcon?
30 companies on StackShare use Phalcon
What companies use Dropwizard?
58 companies on StackShare use Dropwizard
What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
What tools integrate with Phalcon?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Phalcon
What tools integrate with Dropwizard?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Dropwizard

What are some alternatives to Tornado, Phalcon, 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 Tornado



Interest Over Time