Socket.IO vs. Faye vs. Syncano



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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 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 Syncano?

Syncano is a backend platform to build powerful real-time apps more efficiently. Integrate with any API, minimize boilerplate code and control your data - all from one place.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Socket.IO?
Why do you like Socket.IO?

Why do developers choose Faye?
Why do you like Faye?

Why do developers choose Syncano?
Why do you like Syncano?

Cons

What are the cons of using Socket.IO?
Downsides of Socket.IO?

What are the cons of using Faye?
No Cons submitted yet for Faye
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What are the cons of using Syncano?
No Cons submitted yet for Syncano
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Pricing

How much does Socket.IO cost?
How much does Faye cost?
How much does Syncano cost?
Syncano Pricing

Companies

What companies use Socket.IO?
669 companies on StackShare use Socket.IO
What companies use Faye?
6 companies on StackShare use Faye
What companies use Syncano?
0 companies on StackShare use Syncano

Integrations

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

What are some alternatives to Socket.IO, Faye, and Syncano?

  • 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
  • PubNub - Build real-time apps quickly and scale them globally.

See all alternatives to Socket.IO



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