RabbitMQ vs. Kafka vs. Amazon SQS

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Favorites

117

Favorites

109

Favorites

21

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 402
  • 320
  • 8.77K
  • -
  • 27
  • 0
  • -
  • 6
  • 1.66K

GitHub Stats

No public GitHub repository stats available

Description

What is RabbitMQ?

RabbitMQ gives your applications a common platform to send and receive messages, and your messages a safe place to live until received.

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 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.

Pros

Why do developers choose RabbitMQ?
  • Why do you like RabbitMQ?

    Why do developers choose Kafka?
  • Why do you like Kafka?

    Why do developers choose Amazon SQS?
    Why do you like Amazon SQS?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using RabbitMQ?
    Downsides of RabbitMQ?

    What are the cons of using Kafka?
    Downsides of Kafka?

    What are the cons of using Amazon SQS?
    No Cons submitted yet for Amazon SQS
    Downsides of Amazon SQS?

    Pricing

    How much does RabbitMQ cost?
    How much does Kafka cost?
    How much does Amazon SQS cost?
    Amazon SQS Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use RabbitMQ?
    785 companies on StackShare use RabbitMQ
    What companies use Kafka?
    366 companies on StackShare use Kafka
    What companies use Amazon SQS?
    335 companies on StackShare use Amazon SQS

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with RabbitMQ?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with RabbitMQ
    What tools integrate with Kafka?
    23 tools on StackShare integrate with Kafka
    What tools integrate with Amazon SQS?
    5 tools on StackShare integrate with Amazon SQS

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

    • Celery - Distributed task queue
    • 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

    See all alternatives to RabbitMQ

    Latest News

    Spring Messaging Projects Maintenance Releases - Int...
    Containerizing a Data Ingest Pipeline: Making the JV...
    Kafka Streams on Heroku


    Interest Over Time


    Get help choosing one of these