What is Netty?
Who uses Netty?
Why developers like Netty?
Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Netty in their tech stack.
We use Netty because it is THE defacto-standard for asynchronous network communication in Java and it excels at the flexible pipeline design and the great thread architecture.
We use Netty for the communication between our servers (Spigot), servers and proxies (Spigot and BungeeCord) aswell as proxies und our global overseer-instance. Finally we also use it for the java-side of our website-overseer-communication.