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io.js
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Swifton
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Tornado
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What is io.js?

io.js is a JavaScript platform built on Chrome's V8 runtime. This project began as a fork of Joyent's Node.js and is compatible with the npm ecosystem.

What is Swifton?

A Ruby on Rails inspired Web Framework for Swift that runs on Linux and OS X.

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.
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          What are some alternatives to io.js, Swifton, and Tornado?
          Socket.IO
          It enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.
          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.
          ASP.NET
          .NET is a developer platform made up of tools, programming languages, and libraries for building many different types of applications.
          Rails
          Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.
          Django
          Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
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          SpreadServe uses TornadoTornado

          SpreadServe's RealTimeWebServer is built in Tornado. Spreadsheets loaded into SpreadServeEngine instances are projected into browsers using Tornado. Server side recalcs are pushed to the browser using web sockets.

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          papaver uses TornadoTornado

          setup an api for a client with tornado backend. incredibly fast and lightweight. unfortunately breaks down when using third party libraries which block internally.

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          Banyan uses TornadoTornado

          Tornado with Async/Await coroutines provided in Python 3.5 make up for an excellent stack for a micro-service.

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