POCO VS µWebSockets

Compare POCO vs µWebSockets and see what are their differences.

POCO

The POCO C++ Libraries are powerful cross-platform C++ libraries for building network- and internet-based applications that run on desktop, server, mobile, IoT, and embedded systems. (by pocoproject)

µWebSockets

Simple, secure & standards compliant web server for the most demanding of applications (by uNetworking)
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POCO µWebSockets
5 12
5,825 13,513
1.9% 1.2%
8.9 8.5
4 days ago 4 days ago
C++ C++
THE BOOST SOFTWARE LICENSE 1.0 Apache License 2.0
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POCO

Posts with mentions or reviews of POCO. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-24.

µWebSockets

Posts with mentions or reviews of µWebSockets. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-29.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing POCO and µWebSockets you can also consider the following projects:

Boost.Beast - HTTP and WebSocket built on Boost.Asio in C++11

libcurl - A command line tool and library for transferring data with URL syntax, supporting DICT, FILE, FTP, FTPS, GOPHER, GOPHERS, HTTP, HTTPS, IMAP, IMAPS, LDAP, LDAPS, MQTT, POP3, POP3S, RTMP, RTMPS, RTSP, SCP, SFTP, SMB, SMBS, SMTP, SMTPS, TELNET and TFTP. libcurl offers a myriad of powerful features

C++ REST SDK - The C++ REST SDK is a Microsoft project for cloud-based client-server communication in native code using a modern asynchronous C++ API design. This project aims to help C++ developers connect to and interact with services.

libwebsockets - canonical libwebsockets.org networking library

WebSocket++ - C++ websocket client/server library

Simple-WebSocket-Server

Proxygen - A collection of C++ HTTP libraries including an easy to use HTTP server.

Mongoose - Embedded Web Server

Restbed - Corvusoft's Restbed framework brings asynchronous RESTful functionality to C++14 applications.