What is message broker? - Definition from WhatIs.com
Part of the Telecom glossary:

In a telecommunication network where programs communicate by exchanging formally-defined messages (that is, through the act of messaging ), a message broker is an intermediary program that translates a message from the formal messaging protocol of the sender to the formal messaging protocol of the receiver. Message broker programs are sometimes known as middleware .

This was last updated in April 2005
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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