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Resque Alternatives

Resque is described as 'Redis-backed Ruby library for creating background jobs, placing them on multiple queues, and processing them later' and is an app. There are four alternatives to Resque for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions and Redis. The best alternative is Celery: Distributed Task Queue, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Resque are sidekiq, Delayed::Job and Hangfire.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Self-Hosted
  • Ruby
  • Redis
  • Ruby on Rails
  • RubyGems

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

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  1. Celery: Distributed Task Queue icon

    Celery: Distributed Task Queue

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Python

    Celery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing. It is focused on real-time operation, but supports scheduling as well.

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    sidekiq

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Ruby
    • Redis
    • Ruby on Rails

    Simple, efficient background processing for Ruby. Sidekiq uses threads to handle many jobs at the same time in the same process. It does not require Rails but will integrate tightly with Rails to make background processing dead simple.

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  3. Delayed::Job icon

    Delayed::Job

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Mongoid
    • Ruby
    • Redis
    • Rails ActiveRecord
    • Ruby on Rails

    Database based asynchronous priority queue system -- Extracted from Shopify - collectiveidea/delayed_job

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  4. Hangfire

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    An easy way to perform background processing in .NET and .NET Core applications. No Windows Service or separate process required.

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