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Description

What is Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

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 Grails?

Grails is a framework used to build web applications with the Groovy programming language. The core framework is very extensible and there are numerous plugins available that provide easy integration of add-on features.

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    Why do developers choose Tornado?
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    Why do developers choose Grails?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Symfony?
    No Cons submitted yet for Symfony
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    What are the cons of using Tornado?
    No Cons submitted yet for Tornado
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    What are the cons of using Grails?
    No Cons submitted yet for Grails
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    Companies

    What companies use Symfony?
    303 companies on StackShare use Symfony
    What companies use Tornado?
    65 companies on StackShare use Tornado
    What companies use Grails?
    41 companies on StackShare use Grails

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Symfony?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
    What tools integrate with Tornado?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
    What tools integrate with Grails?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails

    What are some alternatives to Symfony, Tornado, and Grails?

    • 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 Symfony

    Latest News

    New in Symfony 4.1: Validator improvements
    A week of symfony #581 (12-18 February 2018)
    New in Symfony: Reproducible builds


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