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Background Jobs

Process slow tasks asynchronously to keep response times low, improve fault-tolerance and aid with horizontal scaling

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Resque is a Redis-backed Ruby library for creating background jobs, placing those jobs on multiple queues, and processing them later. Background jobs can be any Ruby class or module that responds to perform. Your existing classes can easily be converted to background jobs or you can create new classes specifically to do work. Or, you can do both. Resque is heavily inspired by DelayedJob (which rocks) and is comprised of three parts: * A Ruby library for creating, querying, and processing jobs * A Rake task for starting a worker which processes jobs * A Sinatra app for monitoring queues, jobs, and workers.
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Delayed_job (or DJ) encapsulates the common pattern of asynchronously executing longer tasks in the background. It is a direct extraction from Shopify where the job table is responsible for a multitude of core tasks.
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queue_classic is a queueing library for Ruby apps. (Rails, Sinatra, Etc...) queue_classic features asynchronous job polling, database maintained locks and no ridiculous dependencies. As a matter of fact, queue_classic only requires pg.
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Starling is a light-weight, persistent queue server that speaks the memcached protocol. It was originally developed for Twitter's backend.
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a Ruby library for queuing and processing background jobs with configurable backends.
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Simple background job processor inspired by delayed_job, but aiming for database agnosticism.
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Running Long Background Tasks In Ruby On Rails Made Dead Simple
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A job queueing and background workers system using Beanstalkd. Inspired by the Minion gem.
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Simple Asynchronous Processing
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Resque-mongo is a fork of resque that uses mongo as a queue backend. Resque is a Redis-backed Ruby library for creating background jobs, placing those jobs on multiple queues, and processing them later. Background jobs can be any Ruby class or module that responds to perform. Your existing classes can easily be converted to background jobs or you can create new classes specifically to do work. Or, you can do both. Resque is heavily inspired by DelayedJob (which rocks) and is comprised of three parts: * A Ruby library for creating, querying, and processing jobs * A Rake task for starting a worker which processes jobs * A Sinatra app for monitoring queues, jobs, and workers.
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A Ruby library implementing a Simple Message Queue protocol
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A highly available, reliable messaging infrastructure
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The crowd, suddenly there where there was nothing before, is a mysterious and universal phenomenon. A few people may have been standing together -- five, ten or twelve, nor more; nothing has been announced, nothing is expected. Suddenly everywhere is black with people and more come streaming from all sides as though streets had only one direction.
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easily do background work in rails, without commiting to a particular runner. comes with starling, bj and spawn runners.
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Quebert is a worker queue framework built around beanstalkd. Use it in your Rails apps for job processing.
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Ruby's missing batch system.
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Run commands
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Lean Redis-backed event scheduling library for Ruby
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JobReactor is a library for creating, scheduling and processing background jobs. It is asynchronous client-server distributed system based on EventMachine.
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RabbitMQ JRuby based workers on top of hot_bunnies
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Seamlessly integrates Java's Executor framework with Ruby on Rails
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Fast and easy task runner for Rails. Got work?
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