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Bull vs Kue: What are the differences?

Developers describe Bull as "Premium Queue package for handling jobs and messages in NodeJS". The fastest, most reliable, Redis-based queue for Node Carefully written for rock solid stability and atomicity.

. On the other hand, Kue is detailed as "Kue is a priority job queue backed by redis, built for node.js". Kue is a feature rich priority job queue for node.js backed by redis. A key feature of Kue is its clean user-interface for viewing and managing queued, active, failed, and completed jobs.

Bull and Kue can be categorized as "Background Processing" tools.

Bull and Kue are both open source tools. Kue with 8.74K GitHub stars and 880 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Bull with 5.78K GitHub stars and 566 GitHub forks.

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    Automatic recovery from process crashes
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    Ease of use
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    Based on Redis
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    Simple

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What is Bull?

The fastest, most reliable, Redis-based queue for Node. Carefully written for rock solid stability and atomicity.

What is Kue?

Kue is a feature rich priority job queue for node.js backed by redis. A key feature of Kue is its clean user-interface for viewing and managing queued, active, failed, and completed jobs.

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