Sanic vs Ratchet PHP: What are the differences?
Developers describe Sanic as "Python 3.5+ web server that's written to go fast". Sanic is a Flask-like Python 3.5+ web server that's written to go fast. It's based on the work done by the amazing folks at magicstack. On top of being Flask-like, Sanic supports async request handlers. On the other hand, Ratchet PHP is detailed as "A PHP library for asynchronously serving WebSockets". It is a loosely coupled PHP library providing developers with tools to create real time, bi-directional applications between clients and servers over WebSockets.
Sanic and Ratchet PHP can be primarily classified as "Web Servers" tools.
Sanic and Ratchet PHP are both open source tools. Sanic with 12.7K GitHub stars and 1.19K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Ratchet PHP with 4.8K GitHub stars and 554 GitHub forks.