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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 Radar?

Radar is built on top of engine.io, the next-generation backend for socket.io. It uses Redis for backend storage, though the assumption is that this is only for storing currently active data.

Pros

Why do developers choose PubNub?
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    Why do developers choose SocketCluster?
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    Why do developers choose Radar?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using PubNub?
    No Cons submitted yet for PubNub
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    What are the cons of using SocketCluster?
    No Cons submitted yet for SocketCluster
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    What are the cons of using Radar?
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    Pricing

    How much does PubNub cost?
    PubNub Pricing
    How much does SocketCluster cost?
    How much does Radar cost?

    Companies

    What companies use PubNub?
    36 companies on StackShare use PubNub
    What companies use SocketCluster?
    6 companies on StackShare use SocketCluster
    What companies use Radar?
    2 companies on StackShare use Radar

    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
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to PubNub, SocketCluster, and Radar?

    • 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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