Kafka vs. Celery vs. RSMQ



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Description

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 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 RSMQ?

tl;dr: If you run a Redis server and currently use Amazon SQS or a similar message queue you might as well use this fast little replacement. Using a shared Redis server multiple Node.js processes can send / receive messages.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Kafka?
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Why do developers choose Celery?
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Why do developers choose RSMQ?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Kafka?
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What are the cons of using Celery?
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What are the cons of using RSMQ?
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Companies

What companies use Kafka?
504 companies on StackShare use Kafka
What companies use Celery?
327 companies on StackShare use Celery
What companies use RSMQ?
1 companies on StackShare use RSMQ

Integrations

What tools integrate with Kafka?
26 tools on StackShare integrate with Kafka
What tools integrate with Celery?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Celery
What tools integrate with RSMQ?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with RSMQ

What are some alternatives to Kafka, Celery, and RSMQ?

  • RabbitMQ - RabbitMQ is a messaging broker - an intermediary for messaging
  • Amazon SQS - Fully managed message queuing service
  • 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

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