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Padrino vs Tornado: What are the differences?

Padrino: A powerful full-featured ruby framework built on top of the Sinatra. Padrino is a ruby framework built upon the excellent Sinatra Microframework. Padrino was created to make it fun and easy to code more advanced web applications while still adhering to the spirit that makes Sinatra great!; Tornado: A Python web framework and asynchronous networking library, originally developed at FriendFeed. 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.

Padrino and Tornado can be categorized as "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools.

"Microframework" is the top reason why over 3 developers like Padrino, while over 34 developers mention "Open source" as the leading cause for choosing Tornado.

Padrino and Tornado are both open source tools. Tornado with 18K GitHub stars and 4.98K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Padrino with 3.21K GitHub stars and 497 GitHub forks.

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Pros of Padrino
Pros of Tornado
  • 4
    Microframework
  • 2
    Open source
  • 2
    Built on top of Sinatra
  • 1
    Beautiful code
  • 37
    Open source
  • 31
    So fast
  • 27
    Great for microservices architecture
  • 20
    Websockets
  • 17
    Simple
  • 13
    Asynchronous
  • 10
    Python
  • 7
    Lightweight
  • 3
    Handles well persistent connexions

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Cons of Padrino
Cons of Tornado
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    • 2
      Event loop is complicated

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    What is Padrino?

    Padrino is a ruby framework built upon the excellent Sinatra Microframework. Padrino was created to make it fun and easy to code more advanced web applications while still adhering to the spirit that makes Sinatra great!

    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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