Big Ruby Presentation Round-up
Last week the OrgSync development team was out en masse at Big Ruby Conf in our own backyard of Dallas, TX. We had a great time and listened to so many fantastic talks that it's hard to keep track of them all. To help with this problem I decided to put together a complete list of talks replete with links to slide decks. Enjoy!
- 9:15 a.m. (50m) Keynote by Jim Weirich
- 10:15 a.m. (40m) DevOps for the Rubyist Soul by John Downey
- 11:05 a.m. (40m) How to Overcome the Apathy of Big Data by Matt Kirk
- 11:55 a.m. (40m) Services and Rails: The Shit They Don't Tell You by Brian Morton
- 1:55 a.m. (40m) Move Fast, Make Things and Big Ruby Conf Bonus Tracks by Adam Keys
- 2:50 p.m. (40m) 5 Things You Didn't Know About Chef by Joshua Timberman
- 3:45 p.m. (40m) How Shopify Scales Rails by John Duff
- 4:40 p.m. (45m) Build a Bigger Brain: How Healthy Living Makes You Smarter by Joe Kutner
- 9:45 a.m. (40m) Treading Water in a Stream of Data by Jeremy Hinegardner
- 10:35 a.m. (40m) Fire It Up: How Empowered People Automated Provisioning In 6 Datacenters Across 4 Continents by Josh Schairbaum
- 11:25 a.m. (40m) Scaling with Friends by Geoffrey Dagley
- 1:25 p.m. (40m) Lightning Talks
- 2:20 p.m. (40m) Testing Your Automation: TTD for Chef Cookbooks by Nathen Harvey
- 3:15 p.m. (40m) Hypermedia APIs - Less Hype, More Media, Please by Wynn Netherland
- 4:10 p.m. (45m) The Most Important Optimization: Happiness by Ernie Miller
If I'm missing any talks or if you have slide links I'm lacking, please contact me and I'll be happy to update this! I'm @camdez on the Twitters.
Cameron Desautels is a polyglot developer originally from Colorado Springs, CO. He holds a masters degree in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Dallas, in OrgSync's own backyard. He joined OrgSync in April of 2012 after a three year foray into mobile app development. Cameron firmly believes that being a good developer implies being a good designer—that developers must have an in-depth understanding of the way non-technical users think and interact with products and should design to align with user intuitions. In his free time he enjoys drinking tea, coding in Lisp, and studying Japanese.
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