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 9K GitHub stars and 895 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Kue's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Kue?
7 companies reportedly use Kue in their tech stacks, including Gigster, Fraeber Labs Pvt Ltd, and Greenkeeper.
21 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Kue.
Why developers like Kue?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Kue
Kue Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Kue?
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