cadence VS Faktory

Compare cadence vs Faktory and see what are their differences.


Cadence is a distributed, scalable, durable, and highly available orchestration engine to execute asynchronous long-running business logic in a scalable and resilient way. (by uber)


Language-agnostic persistent background job server (by contribsys)
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cadence Faktory
10 17
6,445 4,914
1.0% 0.8%
9.2 6.7
4 days ago 17 days ago
Go Go
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of cadence. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-21.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Faktory. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-29.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing cadence and Faktory you can also consider the following projects:

temporal - Temporal service

Flowable (V6) - A compact and highly efficient workflow and Business Process Management (BPM) platform for developers, system admins and business users.

gocron - Easy and fluent Go cron scheduling. This is a fork from

go-quartz - Minimalist and zero-dependency scheduling library for Go

Asynq - Simple, reliable, and efficient distributed task queue in Go

leprechaun - You had one job, or more then one, which can be done in steps

Sidekiq - Simple, efficient background processing for Ruby

sched - A job scheduler for Go with the ability to fast-forward time.

gocelery - Celery Distributed Task Queue in Go

docker-compose - Temporal docker-compose files

machinery - Machinery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing.