Compare Apache ActiveMQ vs IBM MQ

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comparison of Apache ActiveMQ vs. IBM MQ
based on data from user reviews. Apache ActiveMQ rates 4.4/5 stars with 11 reviews. IBM MQ rates 4.4/5 stars with 65 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
IBM MQ
 
IBM MQ Advanced
 
IBM MQ Appliance
 
IBM MQ for for z/OS
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Apache ActiveMQ
Free Trial Unavailable
IBM MQ
IBM MQ
IBM MQ Advanced
IBM MQ Appliance
IBM MQ for for z/OS
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.3
9.1
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.9
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data available
8.2
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data available
8.0
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.6
8.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data available
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
10.0
7.8
Meets Requirements
Apache ActiveMQ
9.3
IBM MQ
9.1
Ease of Use
Apache ActiveMQ
8.9
IBM MQ
8.5
Ease of Setup
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.2
Ease of Admin
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.0
Quality of Support
Apache ActiveMQ
7.6
IBM MQ
8.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Apache ActiveMQ
10.0
IBM MQ
7.8

Features

Functionality
Asynchronous Messaging
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
9.6
Language Support
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.6
Cloud-based Messaging
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.3
Latency
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.8
Integration
Application Integration
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
9.4
Data Integration
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.8
Plugins and integrations
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.5
Management
Policies and Controls
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
9.4
Security Monitoring
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
9.3
Activity Monitoring
Apache ActiveMQ
Not enough data available
IBM MQ
8.5

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
27.3%
1.5%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
27.3%
15.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
45.5%
83.1%
Apache ActiveMQ
Small-Business
27.3%
Mid-Market
27.3%
Enterprise
45.5%
IBM MQ
Small-Business
1.5%
Mid-Market
15.4%
Enterprise
83.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Telecommunications
27.3%
Information Technology and Services
13.8%
 
Information Technology and Services
18.2%
Financial Services
13.8%
 
Computer Software
18.2%
Banking
12.3%
 
Wholesale
9.1%
Insurance
10.8%
 
Marketing and Advertising
9.1%
Hospital & Health Care
9.2%
 
Other
18.2%
Other
40.0%
Apache ActiveMQ
Telecommunications
27.3%
Information Technology and Services
18.2%
Computer Software
18.2%
Wholesale
9.1%
Marketing and Advertising
9.1%
Other
18.2%
IBM MQ
Information Technology and Services
13.8%
Financial Services
13.8%
Banking
12.3%
Insurance
10.8%
Hospital & Health Care
9.2%
Other
40.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Edgardo Enrique C.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Connection templates that comes with the bundle are pretty useful. In case you're someone structured and want to create DEV, TEST and PRODUCTION environments in the same box with different ports, the procedure actually works. It comes with several...

Administrator in Tobacco

MQ and message queuing is not the most sexy of applications. Few will have a need for it, but when you do, you'll realise how critical this can be. If you build a system that needs to support hundreds/thousands of transactions per hour, the biggest worry is...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Giuseppe D.
Internal Consultant

Is not easy to manage the SSL/TLS connection.

User in Hospital & Health Care

The interface is not the most user friendly and at times is hard to navigate

 
Apache ActiveMQ
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Edgardo Enrique C.
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

Connection templates that comes with the bundle are pretty useful. In case you're someone structured and want to create DEV, TEST and PRODUCTION environments in the same box with different ports, the procedure actually works. It comes with several...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Giuseppe D.
Internal Consultant

Is not easy to manage the SSL/TLS connection.

IBM MQ
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator in Tobacco

MQ and message queuing is not the most sexy of applications. Few will have a need for it, but when you do, you'll realise how critical this can be. If you build a system that needs to support hundreds/thousands of transactions per hour, the biggest worry is...

Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Hospital & Health Care

The interface is not the most user friendly and at times is hard to navigate

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