Category

Concurrent Processing

Tools that simplify the writing of concurrent Ruby programs

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EventMachine implements a fast, single-threaded engine for arbitrary network communications. It's extremely easy to use in Ruby. EventMachine wraps all interactions with IP sockets, allowing programs to concentrate on the implementation of network protocols. It can be used to create both network ...
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Modern concurrency tools including agents, futures, promises, thread pools, actors, supervisors, and more. Inspired by Erlang, Clojure, Go, JavaScript, actors, and classic concurrency patterns.
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Async is a modern concurrency framework for Ruby. It implements the reactor pattern, providing both non-blocking I/O and timer events.
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Celluloid enables people to build concurrent programs out of concurrent objects just as easily as they build sequential programs out of sequential objects
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A lightweight, extensible asynchronous event routing framework in Ruby.
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Cool.io provides a high performance event framework for Ruby which uses the libev C library
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Actors based concurrency library for Ruby.
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A Ruby gem for performing work in background threads.
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Dataflow concurrency for Ruby (inspired by the Oz language)
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{Eventbox} objects are event based and single threaded from the inside but thread-safe and blocking from the outside. Eventbox enforces a separation of code for event processing and code running blocking operations. Code inside an {Eventbox} object is executed non-concurrently and hence shouldn't...
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