Job Queue - web is more than request and response
Submitted by Abhinav Lal on Friday, 24 June 2011
how to use Job queues (Beanstalkd, Gearman) to do heavy processing in background making your website faster. Code examples, use cases. Also how to manage your background processes written in php.
How Practo.com uses Beanstalkd to manage millions of jobs in background to make the website faster and reliable. How you can use a job queue in many use cases like we use it for our sms system to generating real time analytic and using 3rd party services. Also how to manage your background scripts using supervisord.
practo.com is a simple online software for doctors used by 1000+ clinics 10,000+ doctors to manage 1000000 + patients.