sharppcap VS NetCoreServer

Compare sharppcap vs NetCoreServer and see what are their differences.


Official repository - Fully managed, cross platform (Windows, Mac, Linux) .NET library for capturing packets (by dotpcap)


Ultra fast and low latency asynchronous socket server & client C# .NET Core library with support TCP, SSL, UDP, HTTP, HTTPS, WebSocket protocols and 10K connections problem solution (by chronoxor)
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sharppcap NetCoreServer
2 2
1,059 1,937
2.5% -
6.8 5.1
16 days ago 4 days ago
C# C#
GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of sharppcap. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-29.


Posts with mentions or reviews of NetCoreServer. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-03.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing sharppcap and NetCoreServer you can also consider the following projects:

BeetleX - high performance dotnet core socket tcp communication components, support TLS, HTTP, HTTPS, WebSocket, RPC, Redis protocols, custom protocols and 1M connections problem solution

SuperSimpleTcp - Simple wrapper for TCP client and server in C# with SSL support

LiteNetLib - Lite reliable UDP library for Mono and .NET

evpp - A modern C++ network library for developing high performance network services in TCP/UDP/HTTP protocols.

unity-websocket-server - A simple, zero-dependency WebSocket server for Unity.

MicroWebSrv2 - The last Micro Web Server for IoTs (MicroPython) or large servers (CPython), that supports WebSockets, routes, template engine and with really optimized architecture (mem allocations, async I/Os). Ready for ESP32, STM32 on Pyboard, Pycom's chipsets (WiPy, LoPy, ...). Robust, efficient and documented!

unity-websocket-multiplayer - POC for a Unity game client and dedicated server with websockets!

PurpleExplorer - cross-platform Azure Service Bus explorer (Windows, MacOS, Linux)

FastEndpoints - A light-weight REST API development framework for ASP.Net 6 and newer. [Moved to:]

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

WatsonTcp - WatsonTcp is the easiest way to build TCP-based clients and servers in C#.

EmbedIO - A tiny, cross-platform, module based web server for .NET