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A lightweight, high-performance, language-independent job queue system

What is Fireworq?

Fireworq is a lightweight, high-performance job queue system available from any programming language which can talk HTTP. It works with a single binary without external dependencies.
Fireworq is a tool in the Background Processing category of a tech stack.
Fireworq is an open source tool with 1.8K GitHub stars and 75 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Fireworq's open source repository on GitHub

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Fireworq's features

  • Portability
  • Reliability
  • Availability
  • Scalability
  • Flexibility
  • Maintainability

Fireworq Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Fireworq?
Sidekiq
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 3/4 to make background processing dead simple.
Resque
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.
Beanstalkd
Beanstalks's interface is generic, but was originally designed for reducing the latency of page views in high-volume web applications by running time-consuming tasks asynchronously.
delayed_job
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.
Kue
Kue is a feature rich priority job queue for node.js backed by redis. A key feature of Kue is its clean user-interface for viewing and managing queued, active, failed, and completed jobs.
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