Apache RocketMQ vs Starling: What are the differences?
What is Apache RocketMQ? Open source distributed messaging and streaming data platform. Apache RocketMQ is a distributed messaging and streaming platform with low latency, high performance and reliability, trillion-level capacity and flexible scalability.
What is Starling? A light weight server for reliable distributed message passing. Starling is a powerful but simple messaging server that enables reliable distributed queuing with an absolutely minimal overhead. It speaks the MemCache protocol for maximum cross-platform compatibility. Any language that speaks MemCache can take advantage of Starling's queue facilities.
Apache RocketMQ and Starling can be primarily classified as "Message Queue" tools.
Apache RocketMQ and Starling are both open source tools. It seems that Apache RocketMQ with 8.25K GitHub stars and 4.23K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Starling with 468 GitHub stars and 63 GitHub forks.