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Description

What is Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

What is webapp2?

webapp2 is a simple. it follows the simplicity of webapp, but improves it in some ways: it adds better URI routing and exception handling, a full featured response object and a more flexible dispatching mechanism.

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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    Companies

    What companies use Symfony?
    319 companies on StackShare use Symfony
    What companies use webapp2?
    3 companies on StackShare use webapp2
    What companies use Tornado?
    66 companies on StackShare use Tornado

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Symfony?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
    What tools integrate with webapp2?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with webapp2
    What tools integrate with Tornado?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado

    What are some alternatives to Symfony, webapp2, 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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