Tornado vs. Lift Framework vs. Escher



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Description

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 Lift Framework?

Lift creates abstractions that allow easier expression of business logic and then maps those abstractions to HTTP and HTML. This approach differs from traditional web frameworks which build abstractions on top of HTTP and HTML and require the developer to bridge between common business logic patterns and the underlying protocol.

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Tornado?
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Why do developers choose Lift Framework?
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Why do developers choose Escher?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Tornado?
No Cons submitted yet for Tornado
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What are the cons of using Lift Framework?
No Cons submitted yet for Lift Framework
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What are the cons of using Escher?
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Companies

What companies use Tornado?
74 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Lift Framework?
2 companies on StackShare use Lift Framework
What companies use Escher?
0 companies on StackShare use Escher

Integrations

What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with Escher?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Escher

What are some alternatives to Tornado, Lift Framework, and Escher?

  • 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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