What is Gunicorn?

Gunicorn is a pre-fork worker model ported from Ruby's Unicorn project. The Gunicorn server is broadly compatible with various web frameworks, simply implemented, light on server resources, and fairly speedy.

What is Sanic?

Sanic is a Flask-like Python 3.5+ web server that's written to go fast. It's based on the work done by the amazing folks at magicstack. On top of being Flask-like, Sanic supports async request handlers.

What is Unicorn?

Unicorn is an HTTP server for Rack applications designed to only serve fast clients on low-latency, high-bandwidth connections and take advantage of features in Unix/Unix-like kernels. Slow clients should only be served by placing a reverse proxy capable of fully buffering both the the request and response in between Unicorn and slow clients.

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Banyan uses GunicornGunicorn

Gunicorn is WSGI container that we used to run our Tornado code as it supports Asynchronous operations on tornado.

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SmartLogic uses UnicornUnicorn

Rolling deploys are awesome! We use Unicorn to keep downtime to a minimum as we iterate quickly for our clients.

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MiW CryptAnalytics uses GunicornGunicorn

Gunicorn runs as the HTTP application server. Serves the django application in WSGI mode.

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Avalanche Network uses UnicornUnicorn

Our super server that runs a web instance and a worker instance.

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TOMIS uses GunicornGunicorn

uWSGI server that is easy to configure with Nginx and Django

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Val Neekman uses GunicornGunicorn

Gunicorn is used as the backend webserver

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Alec Cunningham uses GunicornGunicorn

Runs my Django based API through nginx.

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douglasresende uses UnicornUnicorn

I use with my Ruby on Rails projects.

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Karma uses UnicornUnicorn

Our go-to Ruby application server.

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