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EC2 Processing Gem Makes Forking an EC2 Instance Easy as Pie!

Published: February 20th, 2008

If you’ve ever wanted to take advantage of a super-computer processing pool, like the Amazon EC2 service… this Gem is for you.


ProcessorPool is a new Gem that was released by the team I’m apart of at CitrusByte1. It’s a soft-load-balancer that simplifies the process of forking off heavy processing to an EC2 instance. Talk about making things easy for a developer! It really doesn’t get any more simple than this.

A Tutorial Too!

Not only did we release the Gem, but Ari Lerner also wrote up a tutorial on how to use it. Thanks Ari!

Grab It Here

The Gem
The Tutorial

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