kyring is a distributed system for managing timers. When a timer lapses, a message is delivered to destination that you have defined. How that message is delivered is configurable. Out of the box, Skyring comes with an
HTTP transport, and there is an official package enabling tcp delivery of messages with connection pooling. They are pretty easy to write, and you can use any of the tools you are currently used to using.
To illustrate the process, we're going to make a simple transport handler to write the data to
stdout. Basically, speaking a transport is just a node.js module that exports a named
Module [ˈmäjo͞ol] -n., --noun
any of a number of distinct