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Instant Parallel Processing with Gearman by John Ewart

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Chapter 1. Instant Parallel Processing with Gearman

Welcome to the Instant Parallel Processing with Gearman. This book has been written to show you all you need to know to get started using Gearman. You will learn the history of Gearman, how to run your own servers, write some scripts to process data, and learn some of the more advanced features of Gearman.

This book contains the following sections:

So, what is Gearman? finds out what Gearman is, why it exists, and what you can do with it.

Quick start – building your first components shows you how to set up your own server and interacts with it with some quick examples in Ruby. This section of the book will cover the core concepts of Gearman to get you on your way as quickly as possible to processing ...

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