…Ray Ozzie , whose title was Chief Software Architect. Ozzie left in late 2010 and there are no plans to fill his position. The departures of two other "vision guys", Robbie Bach and J Allard , both from the and division (who brought forth the ) are only contributing to the vision vacuum. I think that this leaves them stuck in their current mode, best described as "Winning business [is] …. After Bill came,
This week's edition focuses on latency and scalability with articles from Joshua Bixby, Piotr Kwapin,, and more.
* Hear how Words with Friends scaled their backend on Talentopoly's latest podcast.
* Find out how our customer wooga, the second largest developer of social games, scaled its platform to handle millions of users.
* Software architect, Piotr Kwapin, describes the tools he uses to maintain a fast, high-traffic on an inexpensive server. blog
…Michael has written and co-authored several books, including "97 Things Every Software Architect Should Know" and the best seller "Release It!".
About the conference
GOTO Aarhus is the enterprise software development conference designed for team leads, architects, and project management and is organized by developers, for developers. As software developers and architects ourselves, we wanted to craft the ultimate conference. The result is a high quality conference experience …
…heaven." This week, in the Intridea Insider, meet Sean Soper , Software Architect at .
started programming during the time he spent living on the side of an extinct volcano in Naples, when he was twelve years old. "My was a civilian contractor for the Navy. We didn't live on base, but on the side of this old volcano. There were no other kids around." When his parents bought an old Packard Bell PB500, "with a 8088 processor", …
Tom, now a Software Architect at Intridea, has spent most of his adult life programming in Java in the banking and ecommerce industries. As "enlightened" Ruby developers, we realize how stodgy that world must have been for Tom. So when he discovered Grails, and eventually Ruby and Rails, he did what most of us would expect any Ruby neophyte to do: he went to his ( Java) development team and proselytized. "I was never able to rally enough support in the development …
Last week, John Bristowe and I interviewed Jeremy Miller — "the Shade Tree Developer" - in a live Ignite Your Coding . holds the title of Chief Software Architect at Dovetail , 's coolest , and we talked about open source in the .NET world, StoryTeller, dependency injection and many other topics.
In case you were wondering whatYour is all about: It's all about helping you, the software developer, …
…multiple Runa , in . We are a provider of solutions to online e-tailers to enable them to provide real-time, analytics-driven promotions to their shoppers. More than 90% of our backend is written in Clojure., not just multiple cores) in . I'm currently the Chief Software Architect at a startup called
Michael>> How did you get involved with Clojure?
Amit>> As I said earlier, I've usedon my personal …
The Senior Software Architect in the Interactive Newsroom Technologies group talks about deploying time-sensitive news applications with.
Sean Soper , Software Architect at , asks , "What do you say to the folks who insist that a conference has to cost money in order to have value?" Turns out that Jeremy gets this question quite frequently: "I say they're crazy. I get e-mail after e-mail about, "oh you should charge for the so you cut costs on yourself!" Or, "you should charge for your book! You could make a lot of change!" First of all, that's …
Dingding Ye , Software Architect
Unfortunately, I never had the privilege of meeting Zigzag in person; but he still felt like a brother to me. His charisma, kindness, and generosity will never be forgotten. Zigzag will always remain in my memory as an excellent person with exceedingly great character."
We'll hold Zig close to our hearts, and commemorate him as we continually find new ways to give back to our community in his name. We …