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Table of Contents

  1. Learning to Work with ØMQ

    1. Chapter 1 Basics

      1. Fixing the World
      2. Audience for This Book
      3. Getting the Examples
      4. Ask and Ye Shall Receive
      5. A Minor Note on Strings
      6. Version Reporting
      7. Getting the Message Out
      8. Divide and Conquer
      9. Programming with ØMQ
      10. Why We Needed ØMQ
      11. Socket Scalability
      12. Upgrading from ØMQ v2.2 to ØMQ v3.2
      13. Warning: Unstable Paradigms!
    2. Chapter 2 Sockets and Patterns

      1. The Socket API
      2. Messaging Patterns
      3. Handling Errors and ETERM
      4. Handling Interrupt Signals
      5. Detecting Memory Leaks
      6. Multithreading with ØMQ
      7. Signaling Between Threads (PAIR Sockets)
      8. Node Coordination
      9. Zero-Copy
      10. Pub-Sub Message Envelopes
      11. High-Water Marks
      12. Missing Message Problem Solver
    3. Chapter 3 Advanced Request-Reply Patterns

      1. The Request-Reply Mechanisms
      2. Request-Reply Combinations
      3. Exploring ROUTER Sockets
      4. The Load-Balancing Pattern
      5. A High-Level API for ØMQ
      6. The Asynchronous Client/Server Pattern
      7. Worked Example: Inter-Broker Routing
    4. Chapter 4 Reliable Request-Reply Patterns

      1. What Is “Reliability”?
      2. Designing Reliability
      3. Client-Side Reliability (Lazy Pirate Pattern)
      4. Basic Reliable Queuing (Simple Pirate Pattern)
      5. Robust Reliable Queuing (Paranoid Pirate Pattern)
      6. Heartbeating
      7. Contracts and Protocols
      8. Service-Oriented Reliable Queuing (Majordomo Pattern)
      9. Asynchronous Majordomo Pattern
      10. Service Discovery
      11. Idempotent Services
      12. Disconnected Reliability (Titanic Pattern)
      13. High-Availability Pair (Binary Star Pattern)
      14. Brokerless Reliability (Freelance Pattern)
      15. Conclusion
    5. Chapter 5 Advanced Publish-Subscribe Patterns

      1. Pros and Cons of Publish-Subscribe
      2. Pub-Sub Tracing (Espresso Pattern)
      3. Last Value Caching
      4. Slow Subscriber Detection (Suicidal Snail Pattern)
      5. High-Speed Subscribers (Black Box Pattern)
      6. Reliable Publish-Subscribe (Clone Pattern)
  2. Software Engineering Using ØMQ

    1. Chapter 6 The ØMQ Community

      1. Architecture of the ØMQ Community
      2. How to Make Really Large Architectures
      3. The ØMQ Process: C4
      4. A Real-Life Example
      5. Git Branches Considered Harmful
      6. Designing for Innovation
      7. Burnout
      8. Patterns for Success
    2. Chapter 7 Advanced Architecture Using ØMQ

      1. Message-Oriented Pattern for Elastic Design
      2. Unprotocols
      3. Serializing Your Data
      4. Transferring Files
      5. State Machines
      6. Authentication Using SASL
      7. Large-Scale File Publishing: FileMQ
      8. Getting an Official Port Number
    3. Chapter 8 A Framework for Distributed Computing

      1. Design for the Real World
      2. The Secret Life of WiFi
      3. Discovery
      4. Spinning Off a Library Project
      5. Point-to-Point Messaging
      6. Group Messaging
      7. Testing and Simulation
      8. Distributed Logging and Monitoring
      9. Content Distribution
      10. Writing the Unprotocol
      11. Conclusions
    4. Chapter 9 Postface

      1. Tales from Out There
      2. How This Book Happened
      3. Removing Friction
      4. Licensing
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