Sonic Framework

Benchmarks

We claimed Sonic is fast. Here is the proof:

requests per second

Each of the frameworks was set up with a simple hello world application. The application contained one controller and one view. The controller passed a single variable to the view, and the layout was disabled.

Apache benchmark was set to run for 15 seconds with 10 concurrent requests:

ab -t 15 -c 10 http://hellosonic.local/

All of the tests ran locally on a 2006 MacBook Pro with the following specs:

about this mac
Software
Version
Apache
2.2.16
PHP
5.3.3
APC
3.1.3p1

The code used and the detailed test results will be posted here in the future.