Ruby job-queue

Open-source Ruby projects categorized as job-queue

Ruby job-queue Projects

  • Resque

    Resque is a Redis-backed Ruby library for creating background jobs, placing them on multiple queues, and processing them later.

    Project mention: Mike Perham of Sidekiq: “If you build something valuable, charge money for it.” | | 2023-04-14

    The free version acts exactly like Resque, the previous market leader in Ruby background jobs. If it was good enough reliability for GitHub and Shopify to use for years, it was good enough for Sidekiq OSS too.

    Here's Resque literally using `lpop` which is destructive and will lose jobs.

  • sidekiq

    Sidekiq worker on Render (by render-examples)

  • Onboard AI

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-04-14.

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Project Stars
1 Resque 9,357
2 sidekiq 7
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