ZeroMQ vs. NSQ vs. Sparrow



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Description

What is ZeroMQ?

The 0MQ lightweight messaging kernel is a library which extends the standard socket interfaces with features traditionally provided by specialised messaging middleware products. 0MQ sockets provide an abstraction of asynchronous message queues, multiple messaging patterns, message filtering (subscriptions), seamless access to multiple transport protocols and more.

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 Sparrow?

Sparrow keeps messages in memory, but persists them to disk, using Sqlite, when the queue is shutdown.

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Pros

Why do developers choose ZeroMQ?
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Why do developers choose NSQ?
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Why do developers choose Sparrow?
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Cons

What are the cons of using ZeroMQ?
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What are the cons of using NSQ?
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What are the cons of using Sparrow?
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Companies

What companies use ZeroMQ?
44 companies on StackShare use ZeroMQ
What companies use NSQ?
21 companies on StackShare use NSQ
What companies use Sparrow?
0 companies on StackShare use Sparrow

Integrations

What tools integrate with ZeroMQ?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with ZeroMQ
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What are some alternatives to ZeroMQ, NSQ, and Sparrow?

  • RabbitMQ - RabbitMQ is a messaging broker - an intermediary for messaging
  • Kafka - Distributed, fault tolerant, high throughput pub-sub messaging system
  • Celery - Distributed task queue
  • Amazon SQS - Fully managed message queuing service

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