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Pros of gRPC
Pros of NATS
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    Higth performance
  • 12
    The future of API
  • 12
    Easy setup
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    Fastest pub-sub system out there
  • 16
    Rock solid
  • 11
    Easy to grasp
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    Easy, Fast, Secure
  • 2
    Robust Security Model

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Cons of gRPC
Cons of NATS
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    • 2
      Persistence with Jetstream supported
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      No Order
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      No Persistence

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    What is gRPC?

    gRPC is a modern open source high performance RPC framework that can run in any environment. It can efficiently connect services in and across data centers with pluggable support for load balancing, tracing, health checking...

    What is NATS?

    Unlike traditional enterprise messaging systems, NATS has an always-on dial tone that does whatever it takes to remain available. This forms a great base for building modern, reliable, and scalable cloud and distributed systems.

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