WebSocket-Node Alternatives

    WebSocket-Node is described as 'A WebSocket Implementation for Node.JS ( Draft -08 through the final RFC 6455 )' and is an app in the Development category. There are four alternatives to WebSocket-Node for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Python and C++. The best alternative is Socket.io, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WebSocket-Node are gevent (Free, Open Source), greenlet (Free, Open Source) and eventlet (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 1, 2016

      • FreeOpen Source
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      Socket.IO aims to make real-time apps possible in every browser and mobile device, blurring the differences between the different transport mechanisms.
      It's care-free open source real-time 100% in JavaScript.

      Common source code : https://github.com/socketio/socket.io/
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      • greenlet
      gevent is a coroutine -based Python networking library that uses greenlet to provide a high-level synchronous API on top of the libev event loop. Source code : https://github.com/gevent/gevent
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      greenlet - Lightweight in-process concurrent programming The “greenlet” package is a spin-off of Stackless, a version of CPython that supports micro-threads called “tasklets”.
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      Eventlet is a concurrent networking library for Python that allows you to change how you run your code, not how you write it. - It uses epoll or kqueue or libevent for highly scalable non-blocking I-O.
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