Spring vs. Yii vs. Tornado

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What is Spring?

A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.

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.
Why do developers choose Spring?
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Why do developers choose Yii?
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Why do developers choose Tornado?
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What are the cons of using Spring?
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What are the cons of using Yii?
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What are the cons of using Tornado?
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Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

What companies use Spring?
409 companies on StackShare use Spring
What companies use Yii?
67 companies on StackShare use Yii
What companies use Tornado?
75 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What tools integrate with Spring?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Spring
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 are some alternatives to Spring, Yii, 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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