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Faye Alternatives

Faye is described as 'set of tools for simple publish-subscribe messaging between web clients. It ships with easy-to-use message routing servers for Node.js and Rack applications, and clients that can be used on the server and in the browser' and is an app in the development category. There are five alternatives to Faye for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, JavaScript and Node.JS. The best alternative is Socket.io, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Faye are Primus, UbSub, SocketCluster and SockJS.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • JavaScript
  • Node.JS

Faye is a set of tools for simple publish-subscribe messaging between web clients. It ships with easy-to-use message...

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    Socket.io

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • JavaScript
    • C++
    • Java
    • Node.JS

    Socket.IO aims to make real-time apps possible in every browser and mobile device, blurring the differences between the different transport mechanisms.

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    Primus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • JavaScript
    • Node.JS

    Primus, the creator god of transformers but now also known as universal wrapper for real-time frameworks. There are a lot of real-time frameworks available for Node.js and they all have different opinions on how real-time should be done.

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    UbSub

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Arduino IDE
    • Linux Mint
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Route events from and to popular destinations like github, bitbucket, IFTTT, Zapier, IoT devices (Arduino, particle, etc), and many more! Easily test webhooks, and manage your event-based systems without learning AWS.

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    SocketCluster

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • JavaScript
    • Node.JS

    A scalable framework for realtime apps and microservices.

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    SockJS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • JavaScript
    • Node.JS

    SockJS is a browser JavaScript library that provides a WebSocket-like object. SockJS gives you a coherent, cross-browser, Js API which creates a low latency, full duplex, cross-domain communication channel between the browser and the web server.

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