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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 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.

What is Radar?

Radar is built on top of engine.io, the next-generation backend for socket.io. It uses Redis for backend storage, though the assumption is that this is only for storing currently active data.

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Cons

What are the cons of using SocketCluster?
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What are the cons of using Radar?
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Pricing

How much does SocketCluster cost?
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Companies

What companies use SocketCluster?
6 companies on StackShare use SocketCluster
What companies use Fanout?
0 companies on StackShare use Fanout
What companies use Radar?
2 companies on StackShare use Radar

Integrations

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

  • 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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