I published a new blog post on the GoDaddy Open Source Blog that talks about migrating from OS based cron jobs to distributed cron jobs using Sidekiq Scheduler.

One such plugin that helped us run distributed cron, reduce maintenance costs and simplify our deployments is Sidekiq Scheduler. We will discuss the motivation for migrating from OS based cron to distributed cron using Sidekiq Scheduler and the benefits we get from it.

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