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Description

What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

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 Padrino?

Padrino is a ruby framework built upon the excellent Sinatra Microframework. Padrino was created to make it fun and easy to code more advanced web applications while still adhering to the spirit that makes Sinatra great!

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    Companies

    What companies use Node.js?
    3547 companies on StackShare use Node.js
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    0 companies on StackShare use Escher
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    2 companies on StackShare use Padrino

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
    What tools integrate with Escher?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Escher
    What tools integrate with Padrino?
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    What are some alternatives to Node.js, Escher, and Padrino?

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    • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines
    • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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