RabbitMQ vs. NSQ vs. Kestrel



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Description

What is RabbitMQ?

RabbitMQ gives your applications a common platform to send and receive messages, and your messages a safe place to live until received.

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 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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose NSQ?
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Why do developers choose Kestrel?
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Cons

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What are the cons of using Kestrel?
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Companies

What companies use RabbitMQ?
1075 companies on StackShare use RabbitMQ
What companies use NSQ?
21 companies on StackShare use NSQ
What companies use Kestrel?
4 companies on StackShare use Kestrel

Integrations

What tools integrate with RabbitMQ?
15 tools on StackShare integrate with RabbitMQ
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What are some alternatives to RabbitMQ, NSQ, and Kestrel?

  • Kafka - Distributed, fault tolerant, high throughput pub-sub messaging system
  • 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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