Avro Alternatives

    Avro is described as 'Apache Avro™ is a data serialization system.
    Avro provides:
    A compact, fast, binary data format.
    A container file, to store persistent data.
    Remote procedure call (RPC)'. There are five alternatives to Avro for Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Android. The best alternative is Apache Thrift, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Avro are MessagePack (Free, Open Source), Ice (Free, Open Source), The Melange Language Workbench (Free, Open Source) and Protocol Buffers (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Mar 23, 2020