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Understanding the Implications of the AMQP Messaging Standard

Published: 22 November 2011

ID: G00227540

Analyst(s): W. Roy Schulte


Advanced Message Queuing Protocol is a proposed standard for program-to-program messaging. The formal specification was recently completed and moved into OASIS. AMQP has near-term implications on corporate middleware strategy, although major benefits, if they occur, will take years to be realized.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Industry Context
  • Vision
  • AMQP History
  • Prospects
  • Recommendations for User Companies

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