[zeromq-dev] Too much ZeroMQ overhead versus plain TCP Java NIO Epoll (with measurements)

Robert G. Jakabosky bobby at sharedrealm.com
Thu Aug 30 01:00:58 CEST 2012

On Wednesday 29, Julie Anderson wrote:
> Nothing is perfect. I am just trying to understand ZeroMQ approach and its
> overhead on top of the raw network latency. Maybe a single-threaded ZeroMQ
> implementation for the future using non-blocking I/O?

You might be interested in xsnano [1] which is an experimental project to try 
different threading models (should be possible to support single-thread 
model).  I am not sure how far along it is.

1. https://github.com/sustrik/xsnano

Robert G. Jakabosky

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