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SFRails Meetup - OO Scalability | LT | React on Rails

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6:30 Food/Beer/Networking
7:00 Intros/Sharing of Tips and Tools

7:15 Talks
• Talk 1: Scale your app with OO - Jake Moffatt
• Lightning Talk: OPEN
• Talk 2: React on Rails - Harry Moreno

8:30 End

Talk 1: 5 Object Oriented Ways to Scale your Large Rails Application

Basically I will talk about some design patterns that help you to manage complexity as your Rails app grows, and a few of them will help if you eventually need to break it up into a service oriented architecture.

About the Speaker:

Jake is a Tech Lead at Teespring and has been programming since AOL was a thing. He's passionate about clean and effective code. Avid motorcyclist and beer lover.

Lightning Talk:

About the Speaker:

Talk 2: React On Rails

We'll go over a case study of how a Chat application might use React for the front end, and Rails on the back end as a JSON api. Tools covered will include front end organization with browserify-rails, react-rails and react-bootstrap

About the Speaker:

Harry Moreno is a Software Engineer in San Francisco. He works at the Consulting Firm ( where he develops Javascript Applications using KeystoneJS, React and Flux

About the Sponsor/Host

Other Sponsors is the maker of IronMQ, a scalable cloud-based message queue, and IronWorker, an elastic task queue/worker service.'s services are designed for doing things asynchronously and operating at scale. (@getiron)