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What is Faye?

Faye is a set of tools for simple publish-subscribe messaging between web clients. It ships with easy-to-use message routing servers for Node.js and Rack applications, and clients that can be used on the server and in the browser.
Faye is a tool in the Realtime Backend / API category of a tech stack.
Faye is an open source tool with 4.4K GitHub stars and 368 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Faye's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Faye?

Companies
6 companies reportedly use Faye in their tech stacks, including Wizters, Browser London, and Kuende.

Developers
23 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Faye.
Pros of Faye
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Simple
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Open source
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Node.js
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Real-time
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Scalable
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Ruby (EventMachine)
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BAYEUX Protocol (not proprietary)

Faye Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Faye?
JavaScript
JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.
Git
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
GitHub
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
Python
Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
jQuery
jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML.
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