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= resque-statsd
-Description goes here.
+Resque Statsd is a Resque plugin that will wrap the enqueueing, performing, failing, as well as timeing job run times withing Graphite monitoring.
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+== Background Reading
+
+=== Graphite
+
+http://graphite.wikidot.com/
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+=== StatsD Comes From Etsy
+
+The folks at Etsy (kastner) have come up with a neat node.js app to listen for Graphite stats.
+
+http://codeascraft.etsy.com/2010/12/08/track-every-release/
+http://codeascraft.etsy.com/2011/02/15/measure-anything-measure-everything/
+https://github.com/etsy/statsd
+
+=== Ruby StatsD Client
+
+I've required a particular version (jnunemaker's) of the ruby StatsD client
+Read the post here
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+ http://railstips.org/blog/archives/2011/03/21/hi-my-name-is-john/
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+A Ruby statsd client (https://github.com/etsy/statsd)
== Contributing to resque-statsd

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