10 Best JavaScript Real-time Libraries

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ws

Simple to use, blazing fast and thoroughly tested WebSocket client and server for Node.js

62.4M
19.3K
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
sockjs

WebSocket emulation - Node.js server

11.4M
2K
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
socket.io

Realtime application framework (Node.JS server)

5.1M
57.5K
Built-in
MIT
node-opcua

an implementation of a OPC UA stack fully written in javascript and nodejs - http://node-opcua.github.io/

8.8K
1.3K
Built-in
MIT
now

Develop. Preview. Ship.

7.6K
9.9K
No support
Apache-2.0
feathers

The API and real-time application framework

2.9K
14.3K
Built-in
MIT
laravel-echo

Laravel Echo library for beautiful Pusher and Ably integration.

111K
984
Built-in
MIT
colyseus

⚔ Multiplayer Framework for Node.js

2.6K
4.6K
Built-in
MIT
primus

⚡ Primus, the creator god of the transformers & an abstraction layer for real-time to prevent module lock-in.

16.7K
4.4K
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
kep

Real time code sharing for your lectures and presentations.

23
1.7K
No support
MIT
rickshaw

JavaScript toolkit for creating interactive real-time graphs

3.3K
6.5K
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
hyp

Hyperdrive is a secure, real time distributed file system

996
No support
MIT
tm

Mount a torrent (or magnet link) as a filesystem in real time using torrent-stream and fuse. AKA MAD SCIENCE!

18
1.3K
No support
zeu

A JavaScript library for real-time visualization

14
1.8K
No support
MIT
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