Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
Definition - What does Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) mean?
Techopedia explains Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP)
The Advanced Message Queuing protocol provides some key features that are beneficial for organizations as well as for applications. Rapid and guaranteed message deliveries, as well as reliability and message acknowledgments, are the main features of the protocol. These abilities help in the distribution of messages in a multi-client environment, in the delegation of time-consuming tasks and in making a server tackle immediate requests faster. The protocol also has the capability to globally share and monitor updates and also to enable communication between different systems that are connected. Another advantage of the protocol is full asynchronous functionality for systems as well as improved reliability and better uptime with regard to application deployments.