Kafka vs. NSQ vs. Apache RocketMQ

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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 NSQ?

NSQ is a realtime distributed messaging platform designed to operate at scale, handling billions of messages per day. It promotes distributed and decentralized topologies without single points of failure, enabling fault tolerance and high availability coupled with a reliable message delivery guarantee. See features & guarantees.

What is Apache RocketMQ?

Apache RocketMQ is a distributed messaging and streaming platform with low latency, high performance and reliability, trillion-level capacity and flexible scalability.

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Why do developers choose Kafka?
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    Why do developers choose NSQ?
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    Why do developers choose Apache RocketMQ?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Kafka?
    Downsides of Kafka?

    What are the cons of using NSQ?
    No Cons submitted yet for NSQ
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    What are the cons of using Apache RocketMQ?
    No Cons submitted yet for Apache RocketMQ
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    Companies

    What companies use Kafka?
    367 companies on StackShare use Kafka
    What companies use NSQ?
    21 companies on StackShare use NSQ
    What companies use Apache RocketMQ?
    0 companies on StackShare use Apache RocketMQ

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Kafka?
    23 tools on StackShare integrate with Kafka
    No integrations listed yet
    What tools integrate with Apache RocketMQ?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Apache RocketMQ

    What are some alternatives to Kafka, NSQ, and Apache RocketMQ?

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

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