Sandglass vs simplehttp: What are the differences?
Developers describe Sandglass as "Distributed, scalable, persistent time-sorted message queue". A distributed, horizontally scalable, persistent, time ordered message queue. Developed to support asynchronous tasks and message scheduling which makes it suitable for usage as a task queue. On the other hand, simplehttp is detailed as "A family of libraries and daemons built upon libevent that make high performance HTTP servers simple and straightforward to write". .
Sandglass and simplehttp can be primarily classified as "Message Queue" tools.
Sandglass and simplehttp are both open source tools. Sandglass with 1.52K GitHub stars and 40 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than simplehttp with 480 GitHub stars and 73 GitHub forks.