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Cloud Queues

Cloud Queues is an open-source messaging system, designed to help customers build and scale distributed applications in the cloud. The Cloud Queues API is built to be flexible, supporting a variety of messaging patterns like producer-consumer, poll based publisher-subscriber, and point-to-point.

Overview

Working with queues

API access

Additonal resources