Tornado vs. Rocket vs. Swifton



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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 Rocket?

Rocket is a web framework for Rust that makes it simple to write fast web applications without sacrificing flexibility or type safety. All with minimal code.

What is Swifton?

A Ruby on Rails inspired Web Framework for Swift that runs on Linux and OS X.

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

Why do developers choose Rocket?
Why do you like Rocket?

Why do developers choose Swifton?
Why do you like Swifton?

What are the cons of using Tornado?
No Cons submitted yet for Tornado
Downsides of Tornado?

What are the cons of using Rocket?
No Cons submitted yet for Rocket
Downsides of Rocket?

What are the cons of using Swifton?
No Cons submitted yet for Swifton
Downsides of Swifton?

What companies use Tornado?
75 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Rocket?
5 companies on StackShare use Rocket
What companies use Swifton?
0 companies on StackShare use Swifton
What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
What tools integrate with Rocket?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rocket
What tools integrate with Swifton?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Swifton

What are some alternatives to Tornado, Rocket, and Swifton?

  • 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

See all alternatives to Tornado



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