Installing RabbitMQ (Simple)

Messaging with RabbitMQ is simple. There, I said it. Once you have completed reading this book, you will with confidence be able to state the same.

Getting ready

RabbitMQ supports a vast number of operating systems. In this task, we will install and start-up a RabbitMQ server. We will also describe the AMQP model, the protocol that RabbitMQ implements.

How to do it...

The RabbitMQ installation steps vary based on your operating systems and preferred method of installation. We will not repeat the installation steps here, as there are detailed instructions on the RabbitMQ website for all platforms. If you are on a Linux variant, it's possible you already have RabbitMQ installed.

RabbitMQ has a dependency on Erlang, the language ...

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