Kue vs Serverless: What are the differences?
What is Kue? Kue is a priority job queue backed by redis, built for node.js. Kue is a feature rich priority job queue for node.js backed by redis. A key feature of Kue is its clean user-interface for viewing and managing queued, active, failed, and completed jobs.
What is Serverless? The most widely-adopted toolkit for building serverless applications. Build applications comprised of microservices that run in response to events, auto-scale for you, and only charge you when they run. This lowers the total cost of maintaining your apps, enabling you to build more logic, faster. The Framework uses new event-driven compute services, like AWS Lambda, Google CloudFunctions, and more.
Kue and Serverless are primarily classified as "Background Processing" and "Serverless / Task Processing" tools respectively.
Kue and Serverless are both open source tools. Serverless with 30.9K GitHub stars and 3.43K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Kue with 8.77K GitHub stars and 885 GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, Serverless has a broader approval, being mentioned in 117 company stacks & 44 developers stacks; compared to Kue, which is listed in 6 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.