Symfony vs. Tornado vs. PHPixie

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What is Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

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 PHPixie?

PHPixie is easy to learn and does not rely on automagic. PHPixie will fit both newcomers and experienced architects providing ease of use, solid foundation and total flexibility.
Why do developers choose Symfony?
Why do you like Symfony?

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

Why do developers choose PHPixie?
Why do you like PHPixie?

What are the cons of using Symfony?
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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 PHPixie?
No Cons submitted yet for PHPixie
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Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

What companies use Symfony?
452 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use Tornado?
75 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use PHPixie?
0 companies on StackShare use PHPixie
What tools integrate with Symfony?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
What tools integrate with PHPixie?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with PHPixie

What are some alternatives to Symfony, Tornado, and PHPixie?

  • 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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