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Gun vs SignalR: What are the differences?

Gun: Self-hosted Firebase. GUN is a realtime, decentralized, embedded, graph database engine; SignalR: A new library for ASP.NET developers that makes developing real-time web functionality easy. SignalR allows bi-directional communication between server and client. Servers can now push content to connected clients instantly as it becomes available. SignalR supports Web Sockets, and falls back to other compatible techniques for older browsers. SignalR includes APIs for connection management (for instance, connect and disconnect events), grouping connections, and authorization.

Gun and SignalR can be categorized as "Realtime Backend / API" tools.

Gun and SignalR are both open source tools. Gun with 10.3K GitHub stars and 640 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than SignalR with 7.75K GitHub stars and 2.19K GitHub forks.

What is Gun?

GUN is a realtime, decentralized, embedded, graph database engine.

What is SignalR?

SignalR allows bi-directional communication between server and client. Servers can now push content to connected clients instantly as it becomes available. SignalR supports Web Sockets, and falls back to other compatible techniques for older browsers. SignalR includes APIs for connection management (for instance, connect and disconnect events), grouping connections, and authorization.
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      What are some alternatives to Gun and SignalR?
      Firebase
      Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
      Socket.IO
      It enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.
      Pusher
      Pusher is the category leader in delightful APIs for app developers building communication and collaboration features.
      Google Cloud Pub/Sub
      Cloud Pub/Sub is a fully-managed real-time messaging service that allows you to send and receive messages between independent applications. You can leverage Cloud Pub/Sub’s flexibility to decouple systems and components hosted on Google Cloud Platform or elsewhere on the Internet.
      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.
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      Tuomas Hietanen uses SignalRSignalR

      All communications between client and server

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      Ronnie Sunde uses SignalRSignalR

      Communication between backend and frontend

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