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Messaging with 0MQ (ZeroMQ)

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Messaging with 0MQ (ZeroMQ)

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ZeroMQ (also known as ØMQ, 0MQ, or zmq) looks like an embeddable networking library but acts like a concurrency framework. It gives you sockets that carry atomic messages across various transports like in-process, inter-process, TCP, and multicast. You can connect sockets N-to-N with patterns like fan-out, pub-sub, task distribution, and request-reply. It's fast enough to be the fabric for clustered products. Its asynchronous I/O model gives you scalable multicore applications, built as asynchronous message-processing tasks. It has a score of language APIs and runs on most operating systems.

This month, Richard Thomson will give us an introduction to ZeroMQ. We'll look briefly at the low-level library libzmq before switching to the higher level C++ library zmqpp. We'll adapt a simple database for comic book issues into a CRUD server that responds to zmq messages.

This will be an on-line event, so drinks and snacks are up to you!

Join the presentation here:
https://meet.xmission.com/Utah-Cpp-Programmers

Watch previous topics on the Utah C++ Programmers YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC56D6OIs_IAy24ubjC2_hmQ

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