Kafka vs. IronMQ vs. Kestrel

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Kafka

IronMQ

Kestrel

Favorites

109

Favorites

3

Favorites

1

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • -
  • 27
  • 0
  • 477
  • 257
  • 48
  • -
  • 458
  • 119

GitHub Stats

No public GitHub repository stats available

Description

What is Kafka?

Kafka is a distributed, partitioned, replicated commit log service. It provides the functionality of a messaging system, but with a unique design.

What is IronMQ?

An easy-to-use highly available message queuing service. Built for distributed cloud applications with critical messaging needs. Provides on-demand message queuing with advanced features and cloud-optimized performance.

What is Kestrel?

Kestrel is based on Blaine Cook's "starling" simple, distributed message queue, with added features and bulletproofing, as well as the scalability offered by actors and the JVM.

Pros about this tool

Pros
Why do you like Kafka?

Pros
Why do you like IronMQ?

Pros
Why do you like Kestrel?

Cons about this tool

Cons
Cons
No Cons submitted yet for IronMQ
Cons
No Cons submitted yet for Kestrel

Pricing

IronMQ Pricing

Companies

351 Companies Using Kafka
11 Companies Using IronMQ
2 Companies Using Kestrel

Integrations

Kafka Integrations
IronMQ Integrations
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Kafka, IronMQ, and Kestrel?

  • RabbitMQ - RabbitMQ is a messaging broker - an intermediary for messaging
  • Celery - Distributed task queue
  • Amazon SQS - Fully managed message queuing service
  • ActiveMQ - A message broker written in Java together with a full JMS client

See all alternatives to Kafka

Latest News

Spring Messaging Projects Maintenance Releases - Int...
Containerizing a Data Ingest Pipeline: Making the JV...
Kafka Streams on Heroku


Interest Over Time


Get help choosing one of these