Avro is described as 'Apache Avro™ is a data serialization system.
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).
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- Melange is a language workbench that provides a modular approach for customizing, assembling and integrating multiple domain-specific language (DSL) specifications and implementations. View 2 alternatives to The Melange Language WorkbenchNo screenshots yet
- Free • Open Source