xk6-redis VS machinery

Compare xk6-redis vs machinery and see what are their differences.


A k6 extension to test the performance of a Redis instance. (by grafana)


Machinery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing. (by RichardKnop)
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xk6-redis machinery
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6.6 0.0
8 months ago 6 days ago
Go Go
Apache License 2.0 Mozilla Public License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of xk6-redis. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-17.
  • Benchmarking Redis with k6
    3 projects | dev.to | 17 Aug 2021
    Fortunately, k6 provides the xk6-redis extension as part of their ecosystem. You can use it directly to build your own custom k6 binaries for testing Redis server.


Posts with mentions or reviews of machinery. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing xk6-redis and machinery you can also consider the following projects:

gocelery - Celery Distributed Task Queue in Go

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

celery - Distributed Task Queue (development branch)

go-nsq - The official Go package for NSQ

temporal - Temporal service

Confluent Kafka Golang Client - Confluent's Apache Kafka Golang client

NATS - Golang client for NATS, the cloud native messaging system.

go-notify - Package notify provides an implementation of the Gnome DBus Notifications Specification.

dbus - Native Go bindings for D-Bus

pingme - PingMe is a CLI which provides the ability to send messages or alerts to multiple messaging platforms & email.

gorush - A push notification server written in Go (Golang).

sarama - Sarama is a Go library for Apache Kafka.