Dubbo vs Mono: What are the differences?
Dubbo: A high performance Java RPC framework. It is a high-performance, light weight, java based RPC framework. Dubbo offers three key functionalities, which include interface based remote call, fault tolerance & load balancing, and automatic service registration & discovery; Mono: *Open source implementation of Microsoft's .NET Framework *. It is a software platform designed to allow developers to easily create cross platform applications part of the .NET Foundation. It is an open source implementation of Microsoft's .NET Framework based on the ECMA standards for C# and the Common Language Runtime.
Dubbo and Mono are primarily classified as "Remote Procedure Call (RPC)" and "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools respectively.
Some of the features offered by Dubbo are:
- Transparent interface based RPC
- Intelligent load balancing
- Automatic service registration and discovery
On the other hand, Mono provides the following key features:
- Cross platform
- Open source
- Implementation of Microsoft's .NET Framework
Dubbo and Mono are both open source tools. Dubbo with 29.2K GitHub stars and 19.2K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Mono with 8.19K GitHub stars and 3.28K GitHub forks.