Are you interested in creating a scalable social application, real-time analytics engine, or RESTful API—all with the power and simplicity of Python? This book shows you why Tornado is fantastic choice for writing powerful applications that are simple to create, extend, and deploy.
- Learn how to use Tornado’s lightweight and flexible templating language
- Extend templates to repurpose headers, footers, layout grids, and other content
- Use persistent storage like MongoDB to store, serve, and edit dynamic content
- Explore Tornado’s ability to make asynchronous web requests
- Secure your application against cookie and request vulnerabilities
- Authenticate with external services, using Tornado’s auth module
- Adopt deployment strategies that help harden your application and increase request throughput
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About the Author
Allison Parrish is an artist and programmer, currently residing in Brooklyn. She has 10 years of professional programming experience, with an emphasis on programming for the Web.
Brendan Berg has over five years of professional experience developing web and mobile applications. Previously, he developed mobile applications, cloud infrastructure, and APIs as Chief Software Architect at Socialbomb. Now he’s focusing on creating software for the freelance ecosystem as the co-founder and CTO of Wurk Happy.
Table of Contents
- Chapter 1: Introduction
- Chapter 2: Forms and Templates
- Chapter 3: Extending Templates
- Chapter 4: Databases
- Chapter 5: Asynchronous Web Services
- Chapter 6: Writing Secure Applications
- Chapter 7: Authenticating with External Services
- Chapter 8: Deploying Tornado