Rails vs. Tornado vs. Kohana



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Description

What is 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.

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 Kohana?

Kohana is an elegant, open source, and object oriented HMVC framework built using PHP5, by a team of volunteers. It aims to be swift, secure, and small.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Rails?
Why do you like Rails?

Why do developers choose Tornado?
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Why do developers choose Kohana?
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Cons

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

What companies use Rails?
2694 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Tornado?
75 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Kohana?
9 companies on StackShare use Kohana

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
What tools integrate with Kohana?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Kohana

What are some alternatives to Rails, Tornado, and Kohana?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • 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
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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