Tornado vs. Iris vs. Twisted



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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 Iris?

The fastest web framework for Go.

What is Twisted?

Twisted is an event-driven networking engine written in Python and licensed under the open source ​MIT license. Twisted runs on Python 2 and an ever growing subset also works with Python 3. Twisted also supports many common network protocols, including SMTP, POP3, IMAP, SSHv2, and DNS.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Tornado?
Why do you like Tornado?

Why do developers choose Iris?
Why do you like Iris?

Why do developers choose Twisted?
Why do you like Twisted?

Cons

What are the cons of using Tornado?
No Cons submitted yet for Tornado
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What are the cons of using Iris?
No Cons submitted yet for Iris
Downsides of Iris?

What are the cons of using Twisted?
No Cons submitted yet for Twisted
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Companies

What companies use Tornado?
73 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Iris?
1 companies on StackShare use Iris
What companies use Twisted?
7 companies on StackShare use Twisted

Integrations

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

What are some alternatives to Tornado, Iris, and Twisted?

  • 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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