Phoenix Framework vs. Tornado vs. Vapor

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What is Phoenix Framework?

Phoenix is a framework for building HTML5 apps, API backends and distributed systems. Written in Elixir, you get beautiful syntax, productive tooling and a fast runtime.

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 Vapor?

Vapor is the first true web framework for Swift. It provides a beautifully expressive foundation for your app without tying you to any single server implementation.
Why do developers choose Phoenix Framework?
Why do you like Phoenix Framework?

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

Why do developers choose Vapor?
Why do you like Vapor?

What are the cons of using Phoenix Framework?
Downsides of Phoenix Framework?

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

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What companies use Phoenix Framework?
95 companies on StackShare use Phoenix Framework
What companies use Tornado?
75 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Vapor?
6 companies on StackShare use Vapor
What tools integrate with Phoenix Framework?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Phoenix Framework
What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
What tools integrate with Vapor?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Vapor

What are some alternatives to Phoenix Framework, Tornado, and Vapor?

  • 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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