Past Meetup

Guillermo Rauch of Zeit Talks About Serverless! 🙌

This Meetup is past

120 people went

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Details

ATX Serverless is excited to announce that Guillermo Rauch of Zeit will be our guest speaker in September!

Location
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The New Google Bldg, @ Austin Fraser, Downtown ATX

Agenda
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6:30pm to 6:45pm Arrival, food/bevs, meet and greet
6:45pm to 7:00pm Intros, Monico
7:00pm to 8:00pm Main Talk by Guillermo
8:00pm to 8:15pm Door prizes!
8:15pm to 8:30pm Close out

About Guillermo
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Guillermo Rauch is the founder of ZEIT, co-creator of Now and Next.js, and former CTO and co-founder of LearnBoost and Cloudup, acquired by http://Wordpress.com in 2013. His background and expertise is in the realtime web. He's the creator of http://socket.io , one of the most popular JavaScript projects on GitHub, with implementations in many different programming languages and frameworks (currently running the realtime backend of high profile apps like Microsoft Office online). He created the first MongoDB ORM for Node.JS, MongooseJS. Before that he was a core developer of the MooTools JavaScript framework. He's the author of "Smashing Node.JS" published by Wiley in 2012, best-selling book about Node.JS on Amazon in multiple programming categories. He's spoken at dozens of conferences all around the world about JavaScript and the realtime web, such as O'Reilly OSCon, QCon and NDC. Originally from Argentina, he dropped out of highschool and moved to the US to pursue his passions in the San Francisco startup world. He's passionate about open source as an education medium. He's a former mentor of an Open Source Engineering class organized and pioneered by Stanford, with students from Harvard, MIT, Carnegie Mellon, UPenn, Columbia and others.

About Zeit
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ZEIT makes serverless deployment a unified seamless experience. Run `now` and deploy any static website or service. Add `Dockerfile` to a GitHub repository, send a pull request, merge. Your deployments elastically scale and heal according to your traffic.

Sponsors
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• Serverless Inc. (serverless.com) is our official, meetup sponsor!
• Zeit (zeit.co) is our guest speaker sponsor!
• Austin Fraser (austinfraser.com) is our venue sponsor (address above).
• Collaborare Dot Net, LLC (collaborare.net) is our operations, etc, sponsor!
• Food & Bev Sponsor is HomeAway (homeaway.com).
• Door Prizes Sponsor is Cloudflare (cloudflare.com)