This topic describes the typical scenarios of MNS.

You can use MNS in the following scenarios:

  1. MNS is integrated with other Alibaba Cloud services to ensure the reliability and flexibility of applications.
  2. An MNS message queue is used as a task queue. Each message represents a task and requires a process. Multiple Elastic Compute Service (ECS) instances can read messages from the queue and run the corresponding tasks.
  3. MNS is used to store event notifications of a business process. Each event corresponds to a message. Applications can read and process messages in the queue.