Compare ActiveMQ vs. RabbitMQ

ActiveMQ is ranked 4th in Message Queue (MQ) Software while RabbitMQ which is ranked 2nd in Message Queue (MQ) Software with 3 reviews. ActiveMQ is rated 0, while RabbitMQ is rated 0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of RabbitMQ writes "One crucial feature was guaranteed messaging. There are idiosyncrasies in the Windows version". ActiveMQ is most compared with RabbitMQ, IBM MQ and Apache Kafka, whereas RabbitMQ is most compared with ActiveMQ, IBM MQ and Apache Kafka.
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RabbitMQ has a larger installed base and more active OSS community.

27 June 19
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AMQRabbitMQ by Pivotal, Rabbit
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Overview

Apache ActiveMQ is the most popular and powerful open source messaging and Integration Patterns server.

Apache ActiveMQ is fast, supports many Cross Language Clients and Protocols, comes with easy to use Enterprise Integration Patterns and many advanced features while fully supporting JMS 1.1 and J2EE 1.4. Apache ActiveMQ is released under the Apache 2.0 License

  • RabbitMQ is the most popular open source message broker, with more than 35,000 production deployments world-wide. RabbitMQ is lightweight and easy to deploy on premises and in the cloud and runs on all major operating systems. It supports most developer platforms, multiple messaging protocols and can be deployed in distributed and federated configurations to meet high-scale, high-availability requirements.
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Sample Customers
University of Washington, Daugherty Systems, CSC, STG Technologies, Inc.
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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm30%
Insurance Company18%
Mining And Metals Company11%
Engineering Company8%
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University20%
Hospitality Company10%
Financial Services Firm10%
Transportation Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm25%
Transportation Company14%
Insurance Company13%
Engineering Company6%
Company Size
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Small Business15%
Midsize Enterprise23%
Large Enterprise62%
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Small Business39%
Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise43%
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Small Business8%
Midsize Enterprise8%
Large Enterprise85%
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