Tornado vs. Twisted vs. Yesod

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Description

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 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 Yesod?

Yesod believes in the philosophy of making the compiler your ally, not your enemy. We use the type system to enforce as much as possible, from generating proper links, to avoiding XSS attacks, to dealing with character encoding issues. In general, if your code compiles, it works. And instead of declaring types everywhere you let the compiler figure them out for you with type inference.

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Why do developers choose Tornado?
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Why do developers choose Twisted?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Tornado?
No Cons submitted yet for Tornado
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What are the cons of using Twisted?
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What are the cons of using Yesod?
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Companies

What companies use Tornado?
66 companies on StackShare use Tornado
What companies use Twisted?
6 companies on StackShare use Twisted
What companies use Yesod?
5 companies on StackShare use Yesod

Integrations

What tools integrate with Tornado?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
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What tools integrate with Yesod?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Yesod

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

  • 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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