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Pros of Mosquitto
Pros of NATS
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    Simple and light
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  • 20
    Fastest pub-sub system out there
  • 14
    Rock solid
  • 10
    Easy to grasp
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    Easy, Fast, Secure
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    Robust Security Model

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      Persistence with Jetstream supported
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      No Order
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      No Persistence

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    What is Mosquitto?

    It is lightweight and is suitable for use on all devices from low power single board computers to full servers.. The MQTT protocol provides a lightweight method of carrying out messaging using a publish/subscribe model. This makes it suitable for Internet of Things messaging such as with low power sensors or mobile devices such as phones, embedded computers or microcontrollers.

    What is NATS?

    Unlike traditional enterprise messaging systems, NATS has an always-on dial tone that does whatever it takes to remain available. This forms a great base for building modern, reliable, and scalable cloud and distributed systems.

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    What are some alternatives to Mosquitto and NATS?
    Apache ActiveMQ is fast, supports many Cross Language Clients and Protocols, comes with easy to use Enterprise Integration Patterns and many advanced features while fully supporting JMS 1.1 and J2EE 1.4. Apache ActiveMQ is released under the Apache 2.0 License.
    A Node.js MQTT broker, which can be used as a Standalone Service or embedded in another Node.js application.
    It is fully open source and licensed under the Apache Version 2.0. It implements both MQTT V3.1 and V3.1.1 protocol specifications, and supports MQTT-SN, CoAP, WebSocket, STOMP and SockJS at the same time.
    VerneMQ is a distributed MQTT message broker, implemented in Erlang/OTP. It's open source, and Apache 2 licensed. VerneMQ implements the MQTT 3.1, 3.1.1 and 5.0 specifications.
    RabbitMQ gives your applications a common platform to send and receive messages, and your messages a safe place to live until received.
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