24 Dec '12, 11pm

#281 Foreman - RailsCasts:

application in development we need to start up a number of background processes beforehand. These include Beanstalkd, a script/worker process and a Faye server. We have to start up all of these every time we want to use the application in development. It would be much better if there was a simpler way to manage all of these processes and this is where Foreman comes in.

Full article: http://railscasts.com/episodes/281-foreman?view=asciicast