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Description

What is SocketCluster?

SocketCluster is a fast, highly scalable HTTP + realtime server engine which lets you build multi-process realtime servers that make use of all CPU cores on a machine/instance. It removes the limitations of having to run your Node.js server as a single thread and makes your backend resilient by automatically recovering from worker crashes and aggregating errors into a central log.

What is Faye?

Faye is a set of tools for simple publish-subscribe messaging between web clients. It ships with easy-to-use message routing servers for Node.js and Rack applications, and clients that can be used on the server and in the browser.

What is Fanout?

Fanout makes it easy to build realtime APIs and apps. The product is a cross between a reverse proxy and a message broker. Receivers subscribe to channels, and published data is delivered in realtime.

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Cons

What are the cons of using SocketCluster?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use SocketCluster?
6 companies on StackShare use SocketCluster
What companies use Faye?
5 companies on StackShare use Faye
What companies use Fanout?
0 companies on StackShare use Fanout

Integrations

What tools integrate with SocketCluster?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with SocketCluster
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What are some alternatives to SocketCluster, Faye, and Fanout?

  • Firebase - The Realtime App Platform
  • Socket.IO - Realtime application framework (Node.JS server)
  • Pusher - Hosted APIs to build realtime apps with less code
  • Google Cloud Pub/Sub - Global service for real-time and reliable messaging and streaming data

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