Why would anyone ever use a (Message) Queue?

For programmers writing distributed systems and are not using queues in them just yet. If you are a message-oriented middleware veteran – move along 😉


.NET Services March 2009 CTP – Service Bus Routers And Queues – Part 2: Queue Policies

In the previous post in this series I’ve discussed some of the foundational principles of the new Queue and Router features of the .NET Services Bus and the role that policies play in turning names in the namespace into messaging primitives. In this post I’ll start drilling into the capabilities of the Queue feature and…