What is VerneMQ?
VerneMQ is a distributed MQTT message broker, implemented in Erlang/OTP. It's open source, and Apache 2 licensed. VerneMQ implements the MQTT 3.1, 3.1.1 and 5.0 specifications.
VerneMQ is a tool in the Message Queue category of a tech stack.
VerneMQ is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to VerneMQ's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses VerneMQ?
8 companies reportedly use VerneMQ in their tech stacks, including Haptik, ZGPS, and Cantiz IoT Platform.
20 developers on StackShare have stated that they use VerneMQ.
MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis, and Memcached are some of the popular tools that integrate with VerneMQ. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with VerneMQ.
Pros of VerneMQ
Fully open source clustering
Proxy Protocol support
Open Source Plugin System
Open Source Message and Metadata Persistence
MQTT v5 implementation
Open source shared subscriptions
- Open Source, Apache 2 licensed
- QoS 0, QoS 1, QoS 2
- MQTT v5.0 fully implemented
- Basic Authentication and Authorization
- Bridge Support
- $SYS Tree for monitoring and reporting
- TLS (SSL) Encryption
- Websockets Support
- Cluster Support with sophisticated self-healing mechanisms
- Queue Migration
- Prometheus Monitoring
- Logging (Console, Files, Syslog)
- Reporting to Graphite
- Extensible Plugin architecture (Erlang, Elixir, Lua)
- WebHooks Plugins
- Multiple Sessions per ClientId
- Shared Subscriptions
- Proxy Protocol v1, v2
VerneMQ Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to VerneMQ?
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RabbitMQ gives your applications a common platform to send and receive messages, and your messages a safe place to live until received.
It is fully open source and licensed under the Apache Version 2.0. It implements both MQTT V3.1 and V3.1.1 protocol specifications, and supports MQTT-SN, CoAP, WebSocket, STOMP and SockJS at the same time.
Apache ActiveMQ is fast, supports many Cross Language Clients and Protocols, comes with easy to use Enterprise Integration Patterns and many advanced features while fully supporting JMS 1.1 and J2EE 1.4. Apache ActiveMQ is released under the Apache 2.0 License.