Faktory vs Fireworq: What are the differences?
Developers describe Faktory as "Background jobs for any language, by the makers of Sidekiq". Redis -> Sidekiq == Faktory -> Faktory. Faktory is a server daemon which provides a simple API to produce and consume background jobs. Jobs are a small JSON hash with a few mandatory keys. On the other hand, Fireworq is detailed as "A lightweight, high-performance, language-independent job queue system". Fireworq is a lightweight, high-performance job queue system available from any programming language which can talk HTTP. It works with a single binary without external dependencies.
Faktory and Fireworq can be categorized as "Background Processing" tools.
Faktory and Fireworq are both open source tools. It seems that Faktory with 3.41K GitHub stars and 136 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Fireworq with 1.77K GitHub stars and 77 GitHub forks.