This is a guest post by Patrick Eaton , and Architect at Stackdriver.
Stackdriver provides intelligent monitoring-as-a-service for cloud hosted applications. Behind this easy-to-use service is a large distributed system for collecting and storing metrics and events, monitoring and alerting on them, analyzing them, and serving up all the results in a web. Because we ourselves run in the cloud (mostly on ), we spend a lot of time …
This week I had the pleasure of chatting with Basho Technologies . For those of you that aren't familiar with they make and maintain Riak , a distributed, highly available database that's used by companies like , , and Yammer. Andy was the one who designed and developed . During his time at Basho he also developed , a webserver in , and RiakCS, an S3-compatible…, Architect at
Nisha Talagala , Lead Architect at , will present "The of in the All-Flash Datacenter," focusing on the state of the art in non volatile memory technology and its application to MySQL.
Renjish Abraham , Lead DBA for Dropbox MySQL SRE, will present "Adventures in MySQL at ," a look at how MySQL helps Dropbox users store and share more than a billion files a day.
Sean Chighizola , Senior …
This is a guest post by Eric Czech , Architect at Next , talks about some unique approaches taken to solving scalability challenges in music analytics.
Tracking online activity is hardly a new idea, but doing it for the entire music industry isn't easy. Half a billion music video streams, track downloads, and artist page likes occur each day and measuring all of this activity across platforms such as, , , , and more, …
…that we've identified along the way. Hear our customer experiences as well as learn more about Chef which can both enable and drive this transition to " Awesomness".
Stathy Touloumis is aArchitect for and only wishes he had stumbled upon when he founded and managed a software consultancy back in .
…Microsoft, Christopher was a Founding Member, Architect, and Lead Developer for Amazon.com's Elastic Compute Cloud (" EC2″). Christopher has 18 years of software engineering and leadership experience and holds several patents in the areas of Internet routing, VM/runtime hosting, content delivery and cloud computing.
The ABC of Architects. Fun video.
…Matz is now over at our partner Heroku as the Architect of Ruby.)
While's talk wasn't technical, it was well received and set the tone for the rest of the conference. (After all, everyone loves Matz.) This was my first and it was awesome. I enjoyed seeing the multi-faced tentacle monster of the community in action - the many demands and requirements of the Ruby community, and how the community itself responds to these urges.
Architects: establish systems to implement ideas
Educators: shape stories about wins
Start with a small change and be sure to provide clarity , according to Kim.
Great Product Needs Everyone
Now here's where we deviate from UX designer covers a swath of disciplines: graphic design, psychology, communication design, user research …'s argument a bit. She frames this problem within the context of a designer filling a hole in these types of companies. But
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