What is Kue?
Kue is a feature rich priority job queue for node.js backed by redis. A key feature of Kue is its clean user-interface for viewing and managing queued, active, failed, and completed jobs.
Kue is a tool in the Background Processing category of a tech stack.
Kue is an open source tool with 9.2K GitHub stars and 897 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Kue's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Kue?
6 companies reportedly use Kue in their tech stacks, including iVoy, Rentomojo, and Gigster.
27 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Kue.
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