Apache Beam vs Luigi: What are the differences?
Apache Beam: A unified programming model. It implements batch and streaming data processing jobs that run on any execution engine. It executes pipelines on multiple execution environments; Luigi: *ETL and data flow management library *. It is a Python module that helps you build complex pipelines of batch jobs. It handles dependency resolution, workflow management, visualization etc. It also comes with Hadoop support built in.
Apache Beam and Luigi belong to "Workflow Manager" category of the tech stack.
Luigi is an open source tool with 12K GitHub stars and 1.98K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Luigi's open source repository on GitHub.
According to the StackShare community, Apache Beam has a broader approval, being mentioned in 9 company stacks & 4 developers stacks; compared to Luigi, which is listed in 6 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.