A collection of free and open source software and libraries for working with queues, job queues processing, event messages, message protocol queues, and task queues. Sourced under a creative commons. This list will be updated regularly. Email over the URL, if you wish to be included.

Package build Managers and Installers

  • ActiveMQ – An open source message broker written in Java together with a full JMS client.
  • BeanstalkD – A simple, fast work queue.
  • Gearman – Fast multi-language queuing/job processing platform.
  • Kafka – A high-throughput distributed messaging system.
  • NSQ – A real-time distributed messaging platform.
  • RabbitMQ – Robust, fully featured, cross distro queuing system.

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