Escher vs Finatra: What are the differences?
Escher: An Elm-like web framework for Julia. 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; Finatra: Fast, testable, Scala services built on TwitterServer and Finagle, by Twitter. At Twitter, Finagle provides the building blocks for most of the code written on the JVM. It has long-served as Twitter's extensible, protocol-agnostic, highly-scalable RPC framework.
Escher and Finatra can be categorized as "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools.
Escher and Finatra are both open source tools. It seems that Finatra with 1.93K GitHub stars and 355 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Escher with 312 GitHub stars and 63 GitHub forks.