Blog Posts about queues

Thumbnail: AMPS 5.0: Finely-Tuned Messaging

  Mar 14, 2016   |      Dirk Myers

AMPS 5.0 is now available. This version of AMPS builds on the technology in previous releases to refine existing features and bring all new capability to AMPS. With this release, AMPS provides extremely high performance persistent message queues. The message queues include a variety of fairness models, and include an...
queues 5.0.0.0 amps

Thumbnail: Pirates of AMPS: Dead Man's Queue

  Jul 19, 2017   |      Ray Imber

Queues are the bread and butter of a good messaging system. AMPS provides a powerful queue system that is fast, resilient, and flexible, taking work from publishers and feeding them to consumers as fast as your network will allow. The real world, unfortunately, has time constraints. AMPS Queues are extremely...
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Thumbnail: First Things First: Priority Queues

  Nov 13, 2019   |      Eric Mericle

AMPS queues provide a simple way to distribute work across a group of consumers. By default, AMPS queues provide work in first-in-first-out fashion: that is, the oldest message in the queue is provided to subscribers first, then the next oldest, and so on. For some problems, though, it’s important that...
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