Socket.IO vs. Pusher vs. Pushpin

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Description

What is Socket.IO?

Socket.IO enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.

What is Pusher?

Pusher is the category leader in delightful APIs for app developers building communication and collaboration features.

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 Socket.IO cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use Socket.IO?
    477 companies on StackShare use Socket.IO
    What companies use Pusher?
    116 companies on StackShare use Pusher
    What companies use Pushpin?
    0 companies on StackShare use Pushpin

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Socket.IO?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Socket.IO
    What tools integrate with Pusher?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Pusher
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Socket.IO, Pusher, and Pushpin?

    • Firebase - The Realtime App Platform
    • Google Cloud Pub/Sub - Global service for real-time and reliable messaging and streaming data
    • SignalR - A new library for ASP.NET developers that makes developing real-time web functionality easy.
    • PubNub - Build real-time apps quickly and scale them globally.

    See all alternatives to Socket.IO

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