Few years ago, Facebook team examined several potential third party options looking for a resourceful cross
language communication system. They ended up inventing Apache Thrift to address performance and functionality challenges faced by the programmers with the LAMP stack.
A combination of RPC, messaging, and streaming-style solutions is important while choosing a right platform for
communication. Apache Thrift is a framework that supports scalable cross-language services development with
built in code generation engine, resulting in certain communication components in cloud environments.