A Beginner’s Guide to Python Tornado
The web is a big place now. We need to support thousands of clients at a time and here comes Tornado. Tornado is a Python web framework and asynchronous network library, originally developed at FriendFreed.
Tornado uses non-blocking network-io. Due to this, it can handle thousands of active server connections. It is a saviour for applications where long polling and a large number of active connections are maintained.
Tornado is not like most Python frameworks. It’s not based on WSGI while it supports some features of WSGI using module…