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Annual RabbitMQ report 2020 by CloudAMQP

CloudAMQP's annual report for 2019 based on CloudAMQP customer usage of RabbitMQ. We take a closer look at versions, language and client distribution among other things. Be prepared for some interesting facts.

When to use RabbitMQ or Apache Kafka

If you’re asking yourself if Apache Kafka is better than RabbitMQ or if RabbitMQ is more reliable than Apache Kafka, I want to stop you right there. This article will discuss both from a broader perspective. It has focus is on the functionality offered by both systems and will...

Keynote: Growing a Farm of Rabbits To Scale Financial Apps

Today, Bloomberg's engineering teams around the globe have access to a fully-managed RabbitMQ platform. This enables them to achieve scalability, flexibility, and maintainability, without needing to focus on the RabbitMQ Server details. We’ll see how one such team has used the...

Panel debate: RabbitMQ and its future

It's time to talk about the current state and future for the most widely deployed open source message broker in the world. Selected guests takes part in a panel debate, including questions from the audience.

Monitoring & scaling based on RabbitMQ telemetry

Zalando's Communication platform products are powered by a RabbitMQ cluster. Multiple telemetry points allows the system to gain scalability and resilience patterns in real time. Managing cost efficiency and performance at Zalando has been a seamless effort thanks to our setup.

Keynote: An update from the RabbitMQ team (version 3.8)

Hear from the RabbitMQ core engineering team about what near term updates to 3.8 will include. Making RabbitMQ more protocol agnostic, easier to manage and scale, and changes to the schema database.

Rapidly Building Event Driven and Streaming Applications with RabbitMQ

In this live-coding session we explore a variety of event processing and streaming solutions built with RabbitMQ. We will show how Spring Cloud Streams and RabbitMQ provide abstractions for developers to build event driven apps. You will learn tools and techniques to solve...

Running RabbitMQ at Scale

CloudAMQP provides RabbitMQ clusters as a service, but what happens behind the scenes? It all runs on RabbitMQ servers that provide various functionality in setting up, configuring, monitoring and updating our RabbitMQ service. In this talk we'll go into how AMQP and RabbitMQ...

Lifting the lid on Quorum Queues

Quorum Queues are a promising new RabbitMQ feature but how do they work under the hood? What were the design decisions and trade-offs that had to be made and what even is Raft? In this session Karl aims to explain how Quorum Queues came about and provide a high-level overview...

Do not guess, Trace

RabbitMQ runs on a battle-tested Erlang VM which provides Distributed, Fault-Tolerant, Highly Available and Robust systems out of the box. But this doesn't always prevent our RabbitMQ installation from misbehaving without clear signs of what's wrong. Here Tracing, another...