Kafka vs. Celery vs. ActiveMQ



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Description

What is Kafka?

Kafka is a distributed, partitioned, replicated commit log service. It provides the functionality of a messaging system, but with a unique design.

What is Celery?

Celery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing. It is focused on real-time operation, but supports scheduling as well.

What is ActiveMQ?

Apache ActiveMQ is fast, supports many Cross Language Clients and Protocols, comes with easy to use Enterprise Integration Patterns and many advanced features while fully supporting JMS 1.1 and J2EE 1.4. Apache ActiveMQ is released under the Apache 2.0 License.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Kafka?
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Why do developers choose Celery?
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Why do developers choose ActiveMQ?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Kafka?
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What are the cons of using Celery?
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What are the cons of using ActiveMQ?
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Companies

What companies use Kafka?
525 companies on StackShare use Kafka
What companies use Celery?
331 companies on StackShare use Celery
What companies use ActiveMQ?
41 companies on StackShare use ActiveMQ

Integrations

What tools integrate with Kafka?
26 tools on StackShare integrate with Kafka
What tools integrate with Celery?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Celery
What tools integrate with ActiveMQ?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with ActiveMQ

What are some alternatives to Kafka, Celery, and ActiveMQ?

  • RabbitMQ - RabbitMQ is a messaging broker - an intermediary for messaging
  • Amazon SQS - Fully managed message queuing service
  • ZeroMQ - Fast, lightweight messaging library that allows you to design complex communication system without much effort
  • NSQ - A realtime distributed messaging platform

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