Socket.IO vs. PubNub vs. Fanout

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Description

What is Socket.IO?

Socket.IO enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.

What is PubNub?

PubNub makes it easy for you to add real-time capabilities to your apps, without worrying about the infrastructure. Build apps that allow your users to engage in real-time across mobile, browser, desktop and server.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose Socket.IO?
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Why do developers choose PubNub?
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    Why do developers choose Fanout?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Socket.IO?
    No Cons submitted yet for Socket.IO
    Downsides of Socket.IO?

    What are the cons of using PubNub?
    No Cons submitted yet for PubNub
    Downsides of PubNub?

    What are the cons of using Fanout?
    No Cons submitted yet for Fanout
    Downsides of Fanout?

    Pricing

    How much does Socket.IO cost?
    How much does PubNub cost?
    PubNub Pricing
    How much does Fanout cost?
    Fanout Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Socket.IO?
    487 companies on StackShare use Socket.IO
    What companies use PubNub?
    36 companies on StackShare use PubNub
    What companies use Fanout?
    0 companies on StackShare use Fanout

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Socket.IO?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Socket.IO
    What tools integrate with PubNub?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with PubNub
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Socket.IO, PubNub, and Fanout?

    • Firebase - The Realtime App Platform
    • 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
    • SignalR - A new library for ASP.NET developers that makes developing real-time web functionality easy.

    See all alternatives to Socket.IO

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