Tornado
Tornado

217
136
89
Volt
Volt

5
26
1
Yii
Yii

241
251
44

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 Volt?

Volt is a ruby web framework where your ruby code runs on both the server and the client (via opal.) The DOM automatically update as the user interacts with the page. Page state can be stored in the URL, if the user hits a URL directly, the HTML will first be rendered on the server for faster load times and easier indexing by search engines.

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.

Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

Why do developers choose Tornado?
Why do developers choose Volt?
Why do developers choose Yii?
What are the cons of using Tornado?
What are the cons of using Volt?
What are the cons of using Yii?
Be the first to leave a con
Be the first to leave a con
Be the first to leave a con
What companies use Tornado?
What companies use Volt?
What companies use Yii?
What are some alternatives to Tornado, Volt, and Yii?
Node.js
Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
Rails
Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.
Android SDK
Android provides a rich application framework that allows you to build innovative apps and games for mobile devices in a Java language environment.
Django
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
Laravel
Laravel is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Laravel attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.
See all alternatives
What tools integrate with Tornado?
What tools integrate with Volt?
What tools integrate with Yii?
Decisions about Tornado, Volt, and Yii
No stack decisions found
Interest over time
Reviews of Tornado, Volt, and Yii
No reviews found
How developers use Tornado, Volt, and Yii
Avatar of SpreadServe
SpreadServe uses TornadoTornado

SpreadServe's RealTimeWebServer is built in Tornado. Spreadsheets loaded into SpreadServeEngine instances are projected into browsers using Tornado. Server side recalcs are pushed to the browser using web sockets.

Avatar of papaver
papaver uses TornadoTornado

setup an api for a client with tornado backend. incredibly fast and lightweight. unfortunately breaks down when using third party libraries which block internally.

Avatar of Banyan
Banyan uses TornadoTornado

Tornado with Async/Await coroutines provided in Python 3.5 make up for an excellent stack for a micro-service.

Avatar of Felipe Almeida
Felipe Almeida uses YiiYii

Yii is great. 90% of the work done by Yii.

How much does Tornado cost?
How much does Volt cost?
How much does Yii cost?
Pricing unavailable
Pricing unavailable
Pricing unavailable
News about Tornado
More news
News about Volt
More news
News about Yii
More news