Kafka vs. Celery vs. Amazon SQS



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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 Amazon SQS?

Transmit any volume of data, at any level of throughput, without losing messages or requiring other services to be always available. With SQS, you can offload the administrative burden of operating and scaling a highly available messaging cluster, while paying a low price for only what you use.

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Cons

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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Kafka?
502 companies on StackShare use Kafka
What companies use Celery?
327 companies on StackShare use Celery
What companies use Amazon SQS?
429 companies on StackShare use Amazon SQS

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 Amazon SQS?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Amazon SQS

What are some alternatives to Kafka, Celery, and Amazon SQS?

  • RabbitMQ - RabbitMQ is a messaging broker - an intermediary for messaging
  • ActiveMQ - A message broker written in Java together with a full JMS client
  • 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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