IronMQ vs. Sparrow vs. Amazon SQS

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Description

What is IronMQ?

An easy-to-use highly available message queuing service. Built for distributed cloud applications with critical messaging needs. Provides on-demand message queuing with advanced features and cloud-optimized performance.

What is Sparrow?

Sparrow keeps messages in memory, but persists them to disk, using Sqlite, when the queue is shutdown.

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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Pros

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Why do developers choose Sparrow?
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Cons

What are the cons of using IronMQ?
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What are the cons of using Amazon SQS?
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Pricing

How much does IronMQ cost?
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Companies

What companies use IronMQ?
9 companies on StackShare use IronMQ
What companies use Sparrow?
0 companies on StackShare use Sparrow
What companies use Amazon SQS?
342 companies on StackShare use Amazon SQS

Integrations

What tools integrate with IronMQ?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with IronMQ
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What tools integrate with Amazon SQS?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Amazon SQS

What are some alternatives to IronMQ, Sparrow, and Amazon SQS?

  • RabbitMQ - RabbitMQ is a messaging broker - an intermediary for messaging
  • Kafka - Distributed, fault tolerant, high throughput pub-sub messaging system
  • Celery - Distributed task queue
  • ActiveMQ - A message broker written in Java together with a full JMS client

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