Re: [ruby-81] New Meetup: Scaling out Rails and MySQL

From: Mark
Sent on: Friday, August 7, 2009 9:49 AM
$100

On Aug 6, 2009, at 11:36 PM, Stuart wrote:

> I would be interested.. Please let me know cost.
>
> Thanks
>
> On Thu, Aug 6, 2009 at 10:44 PM, Mark<[address removed]> wrote:
>> Anyone on the list interested in buying up my Ruby Rails  and CSS  
>> books?
>> Great stuff if you're just starting out.
>> Beginning CSS, 2nd edition by Richard York
>> CSS Cookbook, 2nd edition by O'Reilly
>> CSS Mastery, 2006 by Andy Budd
>> Build Your Own Ruby on Rails Web Applications, 1st edition, 2007,  
>> by Patrick Lenz
>> Ruby for Rails, 2006, David Black
>> Agile Web Development with Rails, 2006, Dave Thomas, David Hansson
>> Learn to Program (Ruby), 2006, Chris Pine
>> Programming Ruby, The Pragmatic Programmers' Guide, 2nd Edition,  
>> Dave Thomas
>> All as a package. Best offer.
>> Email me off the list please.
>> Mark
>>
>>
>> On Aug 4, 2009, at 3:31 PM, Jon Seidel wrote:
>>
>> Announcing a new Meetup for The East Bay Ruby Meetup Group!
>>
>> What: Scaling out Rails and MySQL
>>
>> When: August 18,[masked]:30 PM
>>
>> Where:
>> Wozniak Lounge
>> Soda Hall, UC Berkeley Corner of Hearst & LeRoy
>> Berkeley, CA 94701
>>
>> 6:30 - 7:00 - Open Mike
>>
>> 7:00 - 8:15 - Featured presentation
>>
>> 8:15 - 8:30 - Jobs Offered/Wanted
>>
>> Open Mike
>> This is your opportunity to ask questions, get help fixing  
>> problems, show
>> your code to the group to get feedback. We've got lots of  
>> experience in the
>> room, so this is the place to get real answers.
>>
>> Presentation Abstract
>> The internet is becoming an increasingly bigger place, and more and  
>> more web
>> apps are having to deal with the problem of scale. This situation  
>> is no more
>> acute than in the social app space which combines high  
>> interactivity with
>> high traffic.
>>
>> Matt will talk about some of the problems faced and the real-world  
>> lessons
>> learned building a high-traffic social app capable of serving  
>> hundreds of
>> thousands of users and millions of page views per day.
>>
>> Then, we will discuss in depth how to migrate large tables on a  
>> live app
>> without affecting availability using some applied knowledge of the  
>> workings
>> of MySQL.
>>
>> Bio
>> Matt Freels is an avid Rubyist and has been working with Ruby and  
>> Rails for
>> the last three years. He is currently a Software Engineer at Serious
>> Business, creators of such fine social games as Friends for Sale  
>> and Rock
>> Legends on the Facebook platform.
>>
>> Learn more here:
>> http://ruby.meetu...­
>>
>>
>>
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