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This plugin uses Gearman to support multiple Jenkins masters. 

**** This project is host on git.openstack.org **

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The project is host on git.openstack.org
Summary

We on Openstack infrastructor team use Jenkins extensively. Our jenkins servers, at peak load, runs 7000+ jobs per day.   At that load we require many jenkins slaves (200+) to process all of those build jobs.  We have found that our requirement was pushing Jenkins beyond it's limits therefore we've decided to create the Gearman Plugin to support multiple Jenkins masters.  The gearman plugin was designed to support extra slaves, allow load balancing of build jobs, and provide redundancy.  

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