AMQP sender and receiver with Visual Studio

AMQP is a great communication protocol and is used a lot in Internet of Things (IoT) scenario’s. The protocol works with queue’s and gives message-delivery guarantees. There is a wide support for AMQP and that support is growing.

This post describes how to build an AMQP sender and receiver with Visual Studio, where RabbitMQ is the message broker.
A few things need to be installed to make it work:

  • Erlang (17.3)
  • RabbitMQ (3.4.2)
  • Visual studio 2013 Community

These subjects will be described step by step. Continue reading