PubNub vs. SocketCluster vs. Pushpin

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Description

What is PubNub?

PubNub makes it easy for you to add real-time capabilities to your apps, without worrying about the infrastructure. Build apps that allow your users to engage in real-time across mobile, browser, desktop and server.

What is SocketCluster?

SocketCluster is a fast, highly scalable HTTP + realtime server engine which lets you build multi-process realtime servers that make use of all CPU cores on a machine/instance. It removes the limitations of having to run your Node.js server as a single thread and makes your backend resilient by automatically recovering from worker crashes and aggregating errors into a central log.

What is Pushpin?

Pushpin is a reverse proxy server that makes it easy to build realtime web services. The project is unique among realtime push solutions in that it is designed to address the needs of API creators.

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    Pricing

    How much does PubNub cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use PubNub?
    36 companies on StackShare use PubNub
    What companies use SocketCluster?
    6 companies on StackShare use SocketCluster
    What companies use Pushpin?
    0 companies on StackShare use Pushpin

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PubNub?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with PubNub
    What tools integrate with SocketCluster?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with SocketCluster
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    What are some alternatives to PubNub, SocketCluster, and Pushpin?

    • Firebase - The Realtime App Platform
    • Socket.IO - Realtime application framework (Node.JS server)
    • Pusher - Hosted APIs to build realtime apps with less code
    • Google Cloud Pub/Sub - Global service for real-time and reliable messaging and streaming data

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