Gondola includes an ORM, a pluggable caching system, with several backends, inheritance based templates, an asset pipeline, a complete translation and localization system, as well of a lot of utilities and shorthands, so you can write sites faster than with any other web framework.
Gondola is built on top of Go, which provides great performance with its great support for concurrency and garbage collection. Gondola is written with care to make it as fast as possible.
Gondola applications can be deployed to your own servers, Google App Engine, AWS, Heroku, Digital Ocean and any VPS provider without changing a single line of code. Gondola abstracts all the underlying details for you.