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Gearman – offloading Drupal tasks to a job server

At work, we’ve recently needed to offload some processing tasks to a background job server. I’ve worked with Gearman prior to my current position at HP as well as prior to my experience with Drupal and I’m happy to see there’s an extension for that available. About Gearman Gearman is an all-purpose job server that manages work between distributed workers for client which throw jobs at it. It has libraries implemented...