Phoenix Framework vs Tornado vs Zen Rails Base Application

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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 Zen Rails Base Application?

Base or "skeleton" application for Ruby on Rails 5.1 projects. Built to minimize the time spent writing boilerplate code and performing repetitive setup tasks.
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        What are some alternatives to Phoenix Framework, Tornado, and Zen Rails Base Application?
        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.
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        Django
        Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
        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.
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        Avatar of boriscy
        Ing. de Sistemas at bonsaiERP
        Review ofPhoenix FrameworkPhoenix Framework

        The Framework is new but has what it takes to take your apps to the next level, right now rails 5 is beta with ActionCable to make real time but I must say ruby isn't the right tool for doing real time but Elixir is really fast and has great concurrency and other erlang features.

        How developers use Phoenix Framework, Tornado, and Zen Rails Base Application
        Avatar of SpreadServe
        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.

        Avatar of Banyan
        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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        Ryan Jennings uses Phoenix FrameworkPhoenix Framework

        framework that the app is built on

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        Bitödeme uses Phoenix FrameworkPhoenix Framework

        Bitödeme core app

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