What is MSMQ?
This technology enables applications running at different times to communicate across heterogeneous networks and systems that may be temporarily offline. Applications send messages to queues and read messages from queues.
MSMQ is a tool in the Message Queue category of a tech stack.
Who uses MSMQ?
5 companies reportedly use MSMQ in their tech stacks, including Crionic, Aspect, and MyCompany.
25 developers on StackShare have stated that they use MSMQ.
Pros of MSMQ
Easy to learn
Cloud not needed
MSMQ Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to MSMQ?
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Kafka is a distributed, partitioned, replicated commit log service. It provides the functionality of a messaging system, but with a unique design.
RabbitMQ gives your applications a common platform to send and receive messages, and your messages a safe place to live until received.
It is a messaging middleware that simplifies and accelerates the integration of diverse applications and business data across multiple platforms. It offers proven, enterprise-grade messaging capabilities that skillfully and safely move information.
Azure Service Bus
It is a cloud messaging system for connecting apps and devices across public and private clouds. You can depend on it when you need highly-reliable cloud messaging service between applications and services, even when one or more is offline.
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.