MQTT vs RabbitMQ: What are the differences?
MQTT: A machine-to-machine Internet of Things connectivity protocol. It was designed as an extremely lightweight publish/subscribe messaging transport. It is useful for connections with remote locations where a small code footprint is required and/or network bandwidth is at a premium; 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.
MQTT and RabbitMQ can be primarily classified as "Message Queue" tools.
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.
reddit, 9GAG, and Rainist are some of the popular companies that use RabbitMQ, whereas MQTT is used by Pubu, Jaumo, and Danale Inc. RabbitMQ has a broader approval, being mentioned in 941 company stacks & 551 developers stacks; compared to MQTT, which is listed in 12 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.
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