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Description

What is Twisted?

Twisted is an event-driven networking engine written in Python and licensed under the open source ​MIT license. Twisted runs on Python 2 and an ever growing subset also works with Python 3. Twisted also supports many common network protocols, including SMTP, POP3, IMAP, SSHv2, and DNS.

What is Revel?

Revel makes it easy to build web applications using the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern by relying on conventions that require a certain structure in your application. In return, it is very light on configuration and enables an extremely fast development cycle.

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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Revel?
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Why do developers choose Tornado?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Twisted?
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What are the cons of using Tornado?
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Companies

What companies use Twisted?
6 companies on StackShare use Twisted
What companies use Revel?
3 companies on StackShare use Revel
What companies use Tornado?
66 companies on StackShare use Tornado

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What tools integrate with Revel?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Revel
What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado

What are some alternatives to Twisted, Revel, and Tornado?

  • 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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