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Description

What is Celery?

Celery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing. It is focused on real-time operation, but supports scheduling as well.

What is Gearman?

Gearman allows you to do work in parallel, to load balance processing, and to call functions between languages. It can be used in a variety of applications, from high-availability web sites to the transport of database replication events.

What is Kestrel?

Kestrel is based on Blaine Cook's "starling" simple, distributed message queue, with added features and bulletproofing, as well as the scalability offered by actors and the JVM.

Pros

Why do developers choose Celery?
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    Why do developers choose Gearman?
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    Why do developers choose Kestrel?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Celery?
    No Cons submitted yet for Celery
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    What are the cons of using Gearman?
    No Cons submitted yet for Gearman
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    What are the cons of using Kestrel?
    No Cons submitted yet for Kestrel
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    Companies

    What companies use Celery?
    249 companies on StackShare use Celery
    What companies use Gearman?
    18 companies on StackShare use Gearman
    What companies use Kestrel?
    2 companies on StackShare use Kestrel

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Celery?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Celery
    What tools integrate with Gearman?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Gearman
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Celery, Gearman, and Kestrel?

    • RabbitMQ - RabbitMQ is a messaging broker - an intermediary for messaging
    • Kafka - Distributed, fault tolerant, high throughput pub-sub messaging system
    • Amazon SQS - Fully managed message queuing service
    • ActiveMQ - A message broker written in Java together with a full JMS client

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