Yii vs. Tornado vs. PHPixie

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Description

What is Yii?

Yii comes with: MVC, DAO/ActiveRecord, I18N/L10N, caching, authentication and role-based access control, scaffolding, testing, etc. It can reduce your development time significantly.

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.

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Why do developers choose Yii?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Yii?
    No Cons submitted yet for Yii
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    What are the cons of using Tornado?
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    What are the cons of using PHPixie?
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    Companies

    What companies use Yii?
    48 companies on StackShare use Yii
    What companies use Tornado?
    66 companies on StackShare use Tornado
    What companies use PHPixie?
    0 companies on StackShare use PHPixie

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Yii?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii
    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 Yii, 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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