Mosquitto vs RabbitMQ: What are the differences?
What is Mosquitto? An open source message broker that implements the MQTT protocol. 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 RabbitMQ? A messaging broker - an intermediary for messaging. RabbitMQ gives your applications a common platform to send and receive messages, and your messages a safe place to live until received.
Mosquitto and RabbitMQ belong to "Message Queue" category of the tech stack.
RabbitMQ is an open source tool with 5.95K GitHub stars and 1.78K GitHub forks. Here's a link to RabbitMQ's open source repository on GitHub.
According to the StackShare community, RabbitMQ has a broader approval, being mentioned in 941 company stacks & 551 developers stacks; compared to Mosquitto, which is listed in 3 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.
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