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What is Dkron?

Dkron is a system service that runs scheduled jobs at given intervals or times, just like the cron unix service but distributed in several machines in a cluster. If a machine fails (the leader), a follower will take over and keep running the scheduled jobs without human intervention.
Dkron is a tool in the Serverless / Task Processing category of a tech stack.

Who uses Dkron?

Developers
9 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Dkron.

Dkron's Features

  • Executor plugins
  • Processor plugins
  • Web UI
  • Rest API
  • Job retries
  • Job chaining
  • Concurrency control
  • Historial Metrics
  • Docker executor
  • AWS ECS executor
  • Elasticsearch processor
  • Advanced Email processor
  • Embedded storage engine (etcd)
  • Encryption
  • Web UI Authorization
  • API Authorization
  • Dedicated Support

Dkron Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Dkron?
Nomad
Nomad is a cluster manager, designed for both long lived services and short lived batch processing workloads. Developers use a declarative job specification to submit work, and Nomad ensures constraints are satisfied and resource utilization is optimized by efficient task packing. Nomad supports all major operating systems and virtualized, containerized, or standalone applications.
Rundeck
A self-service operations platform used for support tasks, enterprise job scheduling, deployment, and more.
JavaScript
JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.
Git
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
GitHub
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
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Dkron's Followers
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